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About Dr. Alan I Gelman

Dr. Alan I Gelman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Downey, CA. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine and Family Medicine. Dr. Gelman has received 6 awards. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

Kaiser Permanente

9449 Imperial Hwy
Downey, CA 90242
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Specialties

Dr. Alan I Gelman has the following 3 specialties

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Alan I Gelman has the following 14 expertise

  • Stroke
  • Senility
  • Osteoporosis
  • Cognitive Issues/Testing
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Dementia
  • Heart Diseases
  • EOL Care
  • Osteopenia
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Failure
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Confusion

Board Certifications

Dr. Alan I Gelman is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Awards

    6 Awards

  • NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program

    NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program

    NCQA developed the Diabetes Recognition Program (DRP) to provide clinicians with tools to support the delivery and recognition of consistent high quality care. This voluntary program is designed to recognize clinicians who use evidence-based measures and provide excellent care to their patients with diabetes.

  • NCQA Heart/Stroke Recognition Program

    NCQA Heart/Stroke Recognition Program

    The NCQA Heart/Stroke Recognition Program was launched in 2003. This voluntary program is designed to recognize clinicians who use evidence-based measures and provide excellent care to persons with cardiovascular disease (CVD) or who have had a stroke.

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into what patients want it to be. Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients' and providers' experience of care.

  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office

  • Bridges to Excellence: Diabetes Care Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Diabetes Care Recognition Program

    Millions of Americans have some form of diabetes, and millions more cases are undiagnosed. To encourage more effective treatment and management, Bridges To Excellence® worked with diabetes experts to develop

  • Bridges to Excellence: Cardiac Care Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Cardiac Care Recognition Program

    Cardiovascular disease refers to a number of very serious and costly conditions, including Ischemic Heart Disease (IHD). To encourage more effective treatment and management, BTE worked with cardiac care experts

  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1980

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Kaiser Permanente, 9449 Imperial Hwy, Downey, CA
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