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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine Specialist
20 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ira Gelb is Average. Dr. Gelb has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
Bedside Manner 2.6
Spends Time with Me 2.6
Follows Up After Visit 2.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ira Gelb, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Gelb graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia.


Dr. Gelb has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Montgomery General Hospital Inc 
  • Harbor Hospital Center 


  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • German
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Ira D Gelb MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Ira D. Gelb practice?
Dr. Ira Gelb has 5 office locations.
Dr. Ira Gelb practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Columbia, MD.
Additional practice locations include: Olney, MD and Silver Spring, MD.
See Columbia Surgeons and Columbia Sports Medicine Doctors.