Dr. Maurice Gelia, DPM

Dr. Maurice Gelia, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Maurice Gelia, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Tonawanda, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1983 and specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot surgery.

1540 Ellicott Creek Rd Ste 1

Tonawanda, NY 14150

Contact Information

(716) 743-2000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Conditions
high
more than 84% of peers
Bunion
normal
more than 76% of peers
Hammer Toe
normal
more than 74% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine

29  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts

15  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Canisius College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Mineral Area Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gelia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gelia's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gelia to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Gelia'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Gelia came highly recommended to me after I had severe foot pain for several months. He provided a fast and definitive diagnosis and took his time explaining all options to me. As a healthcare provider myself who is on my feet all day, I would trust no one else with my foot surgery. Extremely...more
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I had a 2 toenails that appeared to look like fungus. I went to another podiatrist who recommended a certain cream that "may work". I wasn't satisfied with his answer. Dr. Geila did not assume that I had fungus. He took a scraping of my nail, sent it to pathology and the final diagnosis was NOT...more
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I have recommended Dr. Gelia to others; he is fantastic. He explains everything and if you have an emergency, he sees you.
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