Dr. Jeffrey Gelfand, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Gelfand, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
(3)
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Dr. Jeffrey Gelfand, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in San Francisco, CA. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 11 years.

1500 Owens St Fl 3rd

San Francisco, CA 94158

Contact Information

(415) 353-2069

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Alameda Alliance
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 11 More

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Brain Disorders
very high
more than 88% of peers
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
high
more than 87% of peers
Gait Abnormality
normal
more than 53% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neurological Immunology
1

Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Diseases of the Nervous System
  • Autoimmune Limbic Encephalitis
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Multiple Sclerosis
  • Brain Disorders
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Vasculitis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Meningitis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Dementia
  • Demyelinating Diseases
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Encephalitis
  • Encephalomyelitis
  • Epilepsy
  • Eye Infections
  • Familial Multiple Sclerosis
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Itchy Skin
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelitis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuromyelitis Optica
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic-Spinal Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Paraneoplastic Limbic Encephalitis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
  • Pseudotumoral Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sarcoidosis of the Optic Nerve
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Transverse Myelitis
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)

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.

Education

  • Princeton U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Ucsf Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Ucsf Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Ucsf Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Masters of Advanced Study in Clinical Research, UCSF
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gelfand has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gelfand's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gelfand to family and friends
4.7
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Gelfand's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gelfand accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Alameda Alliance
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    PPO Next PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • CorVel
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group HMO
    Large Group PPO
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • Medicaid of California
    Medi-Cal
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • PacifiCare Health Systems
  • San Francisco Health Plan
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Gelfand has admitting privileges

UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
505 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94143
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San Francisco General Hospital
1001 Potrero Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110
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