Dr. Jeffrey Gelblum, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Gelblum, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jeffrey Gelblum, MD is a neurology specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in neurology and ophthalmology.Read his story

Neuroscience Consultants

21150 Biscayne Blvd Ste 201

Aventura, FL 33180
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 84% of peers
more than 82% of peers
Tension Headache
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Gelblum's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gelblum "Jeff Gelblum, MD is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and specializes in degenerative brain disease. He is senior partner and board member of one of the nation's largest neurology practices. Dr Gelblum possesses over 20 years experience in treating individuals suffering from cerebral dysfunction caused by head trauma, strokes, dementia, and underlying illnesses. He has held numerous academic and hospital positions, and served on government and industry advisory boards. He enjoys hosting medical students in his active teaching clinic, and travels frequently around the country giving educational lectures to colleagues. A long-standing forensic component to his practice assures unsurpassed expertise with regard to the medico-legal matters which often confront a brain-injured person. His office utilizes sophisticated diagnostic modalities including, MRI, PET scans, neurophysiology, and psychometric testing to identify subtle disturbances of attention, cognition, and behavior which can impair an individual's mental and physical capabilities. He is a proponent of clinical investigation and treatment regarding therapeutic use of Medical Marijuana. Advanced analysis of cerebral dysfunction due to sports injuries is an important focus of his clinical practice. Patients are referred from thought the United States and overseas to seek Dr. Gelblum's advanced neurological care. The friendly and experienced office staff are eager to assist patients from all walks of life who require complex evaluation and treatment. Their office environment is particularly geared toward providing sophisticated care in a state-of-the-art and thoroughly private environment. The office is conveniently located in northeast Miami-Dade, halfway between Miami International and Ft Lauderdale Airports. Dr Gelblum looks forward to welcoming anyone experiencing a decline in memory, mood, or functionality due to a suspected brain injury."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gelblum "Comprehensive medical care in a compassionate and state-of-the-art setting.

We take pride in offering our patients the latest treatments for migraine, seizures, dementia, pain, tremors, and all neurologic disorders. Our affiliation with various research studies offers you access to the latest experimental protocols. 

Specific certification in CBD recommendation, Accupuncture, vitamin/herbal therapy, and other alternative modalities offer you wide access to effective alternative modalities of treatment. "

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

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

75  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University of Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University of Maryland
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University of Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University of Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gelblum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gelblum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gelblum to family and friends
47 total reviews (28 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

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Dr. Gelblum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Gelblum Says:

Dr Gelblum and his staff always strive to provide you with the finest diagnostic and clinical services anywhere. If you are happy with our care please post a favorable review here. If for some reason, you are dissatisfied, please let us know at the time of your visit, and we will make every effort to correct the situation. Our reputation rests upon your good care! 


Patient Comments (28)

I have been a patient of Dr. Gelblum since 2007 when I started suffering from what he correctly diagnosed as “Cluster Headaches” even though several other doctors before him misdiagnosed my condition. Dr. Gelblum is an outstanding specialist. He is also a brilliant general purpose physician and...more
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Have had a bad spine for years, and recently injured my low back. A spine surgeon recommended an operation. A friend recommended Dr. Gelblum, and I am eternally grateful. Dr. Gelblum’s amazing staff got me an immediate appointment. The doctor’s kindness, expertise, and experience are beyond compare...more
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Best neurologist all around! My mom was having mini-strokes. Her primary doctor couldn’t find out why (heart, lungs, blood vessels were all normal. Cholesterol and blood pressure fine.) Despite taking aspirin, she was getting sicker and sicker. The doctor has a great bedside manner and his staff...more
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Really helped my wife.s “chemobrain”, after a course of immunotherapy for lung cancer. Dr. Gelblum is considered one of South Florida,’s top neurologists, and now I know why. My wife had received one of the new immunotherapy agents for cancer. Unfortunately, it left her with some dementia symptoms....more
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Dr. Gelblum helped me with my horrible headaches when no one else could. He took the time to figure out every detail, and then created a specific regimen, which relied on natural vitamins, and just a small dose of inexpensive prescription medication. His bedside manner is great; the staff is...more
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