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Dr. David Gershfield, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Gershfield

Palo Alto Medical Foundation

795 El Camino Real Palo Alto, CA 94301

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Dr. David Gershfield, MD is a neurology specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1999 and specializes in neurology.


Dr. Gershfield's Reviews

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2.8

Based on 9 reviews

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Extremely dismissive and not thorough in investigation. Very condescending. Stay away from this provider if you value your health.
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Was able to see me immediately for an urgent concern. Also was able to schedule an immediate MRI. Very efficient and helpful. Explained situation well.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. David Gershfield, MD is a neurology specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1999 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

UCLA Med Center
Residency Hospital
UCLA San Fern Vly Program
Residency Hospital
1999
Yale University
Medical School
1999

Awards

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(650) 321-4121

Dr. Gershfield accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gershfield's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gershfield treats Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Gershfield treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Alcoholic Neuropathy
  • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Demyelinating Neuropathy With IgM Monoclonal Gammapathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Inflammatory Neuropathies
  • Toxic Polyneuropathy Due to Acrylamide
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gershfield treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Gershfield treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Brain Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gershfield treats Brain Disorders more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Gershfield treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Gershfield's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Thrombosis
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo