Dr. Steven Gershon, MD

Dr. Steven Gershon, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
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Dr. Steven Gershon, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Virginia Beach, VA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and pain medicine.Read his story

1133 First Colonial Rd

Virginia Beach, VA 23454

Contact Information

(757) 496-2050

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Optima Health
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Top Care Areas


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Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Gershon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gershon "I have been treating patients for over 25 years. Our goal is to provide state of the art care to all of our patients. Additionally, i perform research and teach at Eastern Virginia Medical School."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gershon "Compassionate care and discerning the etiology of a patients pain is at the core of what we do. We are committed to providing state of the art treatment and utilize minimally invasive techniques to decrease pain and maximize function."


  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Upper Back Pain


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Riverside Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ny U Bellevue Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gershon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gershon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gershon to family and friends
based on 59 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

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Dr. Gershon's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

in Virginia Beach, VA
I have been a pain management patient with Dr. Gershon’s office since 2012. I have been to many Doctors for an auto accident happened in 2010 that left me with internal injuries, wife time pain issues, along with 16 major surgeries in the last six years and by far Dr. Gershon‘s office treats not...more
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The front staff is very offputting. I was scheduled as a new patient and filled out new patient paperwork/paid my copay on their portal. The day of I was running late b/c of accident traffic (a car flipped off the road). I called to let them know and was told I'd be seen if I was in within 15...more
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in Virginia Beach, VA
I have had 4 or 5 appointments with this facility. I have spent anywhere from 40 to 45 minutes past my appointment time sitting in the waiting room on each occassion. When I have been called back to the examining room, I have spent from 45 minutes to an hour waiting for "Mike" to get to me. His...more
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in Franklin, VA
They listen, I mean they really really listen. Most doctors you go to just want to pile on the medication and get you in and out as quickly as possible. Dr. Gershon and his staff take the time to ask questions, listen to the answers, then come up with a treatment plan to heal the injury and...more
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in Norfolk, VA
I would recommend this facility if you want pain MANAGEMENT instead of just medication
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