Dr. Robert Gelfand, MD

Dr. Robert Gelfand, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Robert Gelfand, MD is a hematology specialist in Jersey City, NJ and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

377 Jersey Ave Ste 160

Jersey City, NJ 07302

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Gelfand'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gelfand "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."

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology

4  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

78  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Penn
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • New York Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gelfand has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gelfand's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gelfand to family and friends
22 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Gelfand'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 (3)

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!
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Aside from being a brilliant Doctor, Dr Gelfand is the most caring, compassionate Doctor I have ever known.
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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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