Dr. David Gershfield, MD

Dr. David Gershfield, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. David Gershfield, MD is a neurology specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1999 and specializes in neurology.

795 El Camino Real

Palo Alto, CA 94301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
more than 78% of peers
Restless Leg Syndrome
more than 62% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 61% of peers

Dr. Gershfield's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

52  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA San Fern Vly Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gershfield has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gershfield's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gershfield to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gershfield's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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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