Dr. Robert M. Gelfand, MD

Dr. Robert M. Gelfand, MD

Hematology | Male | 54 years old

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It has always been an honor to me to be trusted with people's health problems, especially when they are serious. Each patient is different, as each disease is different, so treatment recommendations must be tailored to each patient. At Hudson Hematology Oncology, we work as a team to provide the optimal treatment plan for every patient. In this environment, patients are encouraged to learn, and understand their disease and treatment, and to participate in the decision-making processes.Read more

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in Montville, NJ |
Dr Gelfand is a very caring Doctor. Concerned with his patients well-being and treats as though you are his family. Most of all, he cures you!
in White Plains, NY |
Aside from being a brilliant Doctor, Dr Gelfand is the most caring, compassionate Doctor I have ever known.
in Upper Saddle River, NJ |
Dr. Gelfand is an amazing physician. He's very knowledgeable and very well respected by his colleagues. He goes above and beyond in the care he provides. He really cares, takes his time and is always available.
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Dr. Gelfand's Care Philosophy

It has always been an honor to me to be trusted with people's health problems, especially when they are serious. Each patient is different, as each disease is different, so treatment recommendations must be tailored to each patient. At Hudson Hematology Oncology, we work as a team to provide the optimal treatment plan for every patient. In this environment, patients are encouraged to learn, and understand their disease and treatment, and to participate in the decision-making processes.

Dr. Gelfand's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Hematology
  •  Board certified in Hematology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Oncology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombosis
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • von Willebrand Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1990

  • Internship Hospital
    Mt Sinai Hospital

    Completed in 1991

  • Residency Hospital
    Mt Sinai Hospital

    Completed in 1993

  • Fellowship Hospital
    New York Hospital

    Completed in 1996

  • Undergraduate School
    Penn

    Graduated in 1988

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

Procedures Performed

  • Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy

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