Dr. Joel Gelman, MD

Dr. Joel Gelman, MD

Urology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Joel Gelman, MD is an urology specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Ohio in 1989 and specializes in urology, male adult urology, and more.Read his story

101 the City Dr S # 29

Orange, CA 92868

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  • Aetna
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  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Gelman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Peyronie's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gelman treats Peyronie's Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Gelman treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Balanoposthitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gelman treats Balanoposthitis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Gelman treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Urethral Stricture
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gelman treats Urethral Stricture more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Gelman treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Gelman's conditions and procedures:

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hypospadias
  • Lymphedema
  • Penile Cancer
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Reconstruction
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedure
  • Wound Repair

About Me

The Center for Reconstructive Urology is a regional, national, and international referral center exclusively dedicated to the treatment of disorders of the male urethra and external genitalia. The majority of the patients treated are referred by their local Urologists. However, patients can be seen without referral.

Specialties

  • Urology
  • Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery
  • Male Adult Urology

Education

1997
Adult and Pediatric Male Gu Reconstruction
Fellowship Hospital
1995
UCLA Med Ctr/UCLA D Geffen School
Residency Hospital
1989
Medical College Of Ohio
Medical School
1982
Indiana University / School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1997
1995
1989
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
  • English

Dr. Gelman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gelman

4.4

Based on 54 reviews

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I am a practicing physician. Board certified in two fields of medicine. I saw this doctor and he is indifferent,arrogant and a terrible doctor. He was rude and not up to date. He treated people like animals and is a shame to the community of physicians. Please do your homework before you trust him...Read More
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Dr. Gelman and his team of caring professionals changed my life. I was suffering for years with a urethral stricture. A previous attempt was made a few years ago using a laser by a different doctor. Unfortunately, that repair was only temporary and the stricture returned. After much suffering, I...Read More
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After suffering severe urethral injuries, I found myself facing despair and total loss of hope of a normal life. That is when, quite by accident, I found Dr. Joel Gelman. I can say of this man, that he has given me back my life and restored my faith in American medicine. Dr. Gelman is an amazing...Read More
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I am very appreciative of Dr. Gelman. He performed two surgeries and corrected a problem I had dealt with for many years. I was extremely nervous before undergoing these procedures, as the work was very delicate in nature (Urethral Stricture.) He never made me feel rushed during any of our...Read More
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We are thankful to have been referred to Dr. Gelman. He has wonderful bedside manners and was very clear in his explanations, making sure that we were comfortable with our understanding of what was going on before we left. Further, his office administrator, Denise, is a godsend. She extremely...Read More
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