Dr. Richard Gelb, MD

Dr. Richard Gelb, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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55 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Richard Gelb, MD is a cardiology specialist in Orem, UT and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

MountainStar Cardiovascular Surgery

698 W 800 N Ste 210

Orem, UT 84057
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Utah
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gelb performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Gelb's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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

  • University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gelb has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Gelb does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Gelb and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Timpanogos Regional Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack

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Dr. Gelb's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gelb to family and friends
14 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Gelb's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

My visit was great. A short wait and very thorough and informative.
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Excellent staff and Dr Gelb is amazing. Will recommend him to everyone I know.
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Pleasant and professional. Explains situation in way I can understand. Good follow up.
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Dr, Gelb is hands down the best cardiologist I've had. With a pacemaker and a laundry list of weird heart issues as a result of living in a third world country, he has been persistent and compassionate while helping me live the best life possible. He takes as much time as you need, is easily...more
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I've only had one visit with Dr. Gelb but I was very pleased. He gave me all the time I needed, answered all my questions, and was kind and caring. I was pleased with all of the office.
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