Dr. Gilbert Lafontant, MD

Dr. Gilbert Lafontant, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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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

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Back Pain
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more than 33% of peers
Low Back Pain
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more than 17% of peers
Chronic Pain
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more than 14% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Torticollis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Med Scho Haiti
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Temple University Hospital Episcopal Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

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