Dr. Martin Gelbard, MD

UrologyMaleAge 71

Dr. Gelbard
Accepting new patients

Ucla Urology Associates of Santa Monica

1260 15th St Ste 1200 Santa Monica, CA 90404

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(310) 794-7700

Dr. Martin Gelbard, MD is a Urology Specialist in Santa Monica, CA. He is affiliated with Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gelbard to book an appointment.

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Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gelbard's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peyronie's Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gelbard treats Peyronie's Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gelbard treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Balanoposthitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gelbard treats Balanoposthitis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Gelbard treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Polyuria
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gelbard treats Polyuria more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Gelbard treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Gelbard's conditions and procedures:

  • Bacteriuria Screening
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Function Test
  • Bladder Scan
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Chronic Prostatitis
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Dipstick Urinalysis
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hydrocele
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypogonadism
  • Kidney Stones
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
  • Polyuria
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • STD Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uroflowmetry

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(310) 794-7700

Dr. Gelbard accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA HMO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Vivity-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Gelbard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gelbard

4.7

Based on 12 ratings

5 Stars
91.66666666666667%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
8.333333333333334%
(1)
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (11)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (11)
  • Explained conditions well (11)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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Dr Gelbard is one of the most experienced Urology doctors you can find. He is very intelligent and thinks through your treatment without jumping to conclusions. In my opinion, there is no finer doctor available for Urology. He listens to you completely and explains your options completely.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
7 people found this helpful
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Bob Schott in La Verne, CA – May 16, 2016
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Thoughtful, friendly, and professional. Dr Gelbard is one of the leaders in his field, both nationally and internationally.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
7 people found this helpful
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Burbank, CA – Apr 30, 2016
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Martin Gelbard, MD is a Urology Specialist in Santa Monica, CA. He is affiliated with Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center. He is accepting new...Read more

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

Ucla Med Center
Residency Hospital
University Ca Davis Med Center
Residency Hospital
University of California School of Medicine - Davis
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Martin Gelbard, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Gelbard frequently treats Peyronie's Disease, Balanoposthitis, and Polyuria. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Gelbard treats.

Where is Dr. Martin Gelbard, MD's office located?

Dr. Gelbard's office is located at 1260 15th St Ste 1200, Santa Monica, CA 90404. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Ucla Urology Associates of Santa Monica1260 15th St Ste 1200 Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Gelbard is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center

Burbank, CA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

13 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)