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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (30)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Arthur Gelb is Excellent. Dr. Gelb has been reviewed by 280 patients who have provided 30 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Specialties & Research

Dr. Arthur Gelb, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Asthma
  • Bronchial Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (Bronchial Neoplasm)
  • Obstructive Lung Diseases
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Pulmonary Emphysema (COPD)
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sleep Apnea (Sleep Apnea Syndromes)
  • Thoracoscopy

Education & Awards

Dr. Gelb graduated from Saint Louis University. He has 5 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Pulmonary Emphysema (COPD)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)


Dr. Gelb has 19 hospital affiliations:

  • Long Beach Memorial Medical Center 
  • St. Francis Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • Hebrew

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Additional Information
Dr. Arthur Franklin Gelb MD is a male Internist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease.
Where does Dr. Arthur F. Gelb practice?
Dr. Arthur Gelb has 3 office locations.
Dr. Arthur Gelb practices Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease near Lakewood, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Alamitos, CA and Los Angeles, CA.
See Lakewood Internists and Lakewood Pulmonologists.