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Dr. Larry E Gellman Is this you?

About Dr. Larry E Gellman

Dr. Larry E Gellman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Great Neck, NY. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery and Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Gellman is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital. Dr. Gellman has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

50 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Larry E Gellman is Great. Dr. Larry E Gellman has been rated by 50 patients. From those 50 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Larry E Gellman is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

North Shore Lij Surgical Specialists

310 E Shore Rd Ste 203
Great Neck, NY 11023
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Specialties

Dr. Larry E Gellman has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Expertise

    2 Expertise

  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)

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Reviews

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Five Stars

Dr Gellman did my lap band surgery almost 5 years ago . I have lost over 120 and kept it off . He is the best Dr he sits with you and Splaine everything that's going to happen to you . If you want the best you go to Dr Gellman .

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Great surgeon

I have used him a few times for surgery . He listens to you and explains what is best for you . I highly recommend him and his office

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Stay far away from this quack

Doctor didn't bother to examine me for intense pain. Said I was just fat.

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Wonderful surgeon!

Dr. Gellman took the time to fully explain my diagnosis to me.

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Five Stars

very caring excellent bedside manner

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30.0 minutes
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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Gellman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine And Public Health

    Graduated in 1989

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Larry E Gellman accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • HealthFirst NY
    • Healthfirst NY HMO ABCD
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

North Shore Lij Surgical Specialists, 310 E Shore Rd Ste 203, Great Neck, NY

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