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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Gelfand is Good. Dr. Gelfand has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 3.0
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Gelfand, MD, MSCE is board certified in Dermatology.

  • He has special expertise in 24 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Baldness (Alopecia)
  • Cellulitis
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma (CTCL)
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatomycoses
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Eczema
  • Exanthema
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Diseases
  • Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Melanoma
  • Occupational Dermatitis
  • Psoriasis
  • Pyoderma Gangrenosum
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Education & Awards

Dr. Gelfand graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 1 awards.

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Dr. Gelfand has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 
  • Hospital of the University of PA 

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Additional Information
Dr. Joel Mitchell Gelfand MD and MSCE is a male Dermatologist, has 13 years of experience and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Joel M. Gelfand practice?
Dr. Joel Gelfand has 1 office location.
Dr. Joel Gelfand practices Dermatology near Philadelphia, PA.
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