Dr. Gilbert Lafontant, MD

Dr. Gilbert Lafontant, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Gilbert Lafontant, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Elkins Park, PA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Med Scho Haiti in 1985 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

60 Township Line Rd

Elkins Park, PA 19027

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 3 More

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Dr. Lafontant's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fracture
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lafontant treats Fracture more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Lafontant treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fracture of Acetabulum
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Fractures of the Periarticular Region
  • Complex Long-Bone Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Displaced Growth Plate Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture of Arm (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Fracture of Facial Bone
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Wrist and Fingers)
  • Fracture of Leg Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Simple Fractures
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
Chronic Neck Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lafontant treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 53% of his peers

Dr. Lafontant treats this condition more than 53% of his peers

Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lafontant treats Brain Disorders more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Lafontant treats this condition more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Lafontant's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Cancer Pain
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sternum Fracture
Torticollis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gilbert Lafontant, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Elkins Park, PA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Med Scho Haiti in 1985 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1990
Temple University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1987
Temple University Hospital Episcopal Campus
Internship Hospital
1985
Med Scho Haiti
Medical School
1990
1987
1985

Languages

  • French
  • English

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Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
HealthPartners
Humana
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare