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Dr. Joseph Gelbfish, MD

Internal Medicine*
2.1 (7)
Map Pin Small Brooklyn, NY
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Joseph Gelbfish, MD

Dr. Joseph Gelbfish, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Brooklyn, NY. They specialize in Internal Medicine, has 44 years of experience, and is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease. They graduated from New York University Grossman School of Medicine and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Gelbfish an average 2.1 star rating.

Dr. Gelbfish works at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Brooklyn - 7th Avenue in Brooklyn, NY. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Gelbfish's Office Locations

  1. 1
    NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Brooklyn - 7th Avenue
    8721 5Th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11209 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422

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Shortness of Breath
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Coronary Syndrome
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Chest Pain
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Dehydration
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypokalemia
Lipid Disorders
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Hypertension
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Sinus Tachycardia
Syncope
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Systolic Heart Failure
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Ultrasound
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Immunization Administration
Tilt_Testing
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Endocarditis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Adult Failure to Thrive
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm of Heart
Angina
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Ankle Disorders
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Septal Defect
Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
Atypical Atrial Flutter
Cachexia
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Candidiasis of Lung
Cardiomegaly
Carotid Artery Disease
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Down Syndrome
E. Coli Pneumonia
Endocarditis
Familial Hypercholesterolemia
First Degree Heart Block
Foot Infection
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Block
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Infective Endocarditis
Joint Pain
Leukocytopenia
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Long QT Syndrome
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Muscle Spasm
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Nail Infection
Nausea
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Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericardial Disease
Pericarditis
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Edema
Pharyngitis
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Second Degree Heart Block
Septal Defect
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sinus Bradycardia
Subacute Endocarditis
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Third Degree Heart Block
Thrush
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Tobacco Use Disorder
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Unstable Angina
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Hypertension
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Septal Defect
Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
Arrhythmia Screening
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and Defibrillator
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Thoracentesis
Tilt Table Testing
Treadmill Stress Test
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    • Aetna
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    • Cigna
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    About Dr. Joseph Gelbfish, MD

    Specialties*
    • Internal Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 44 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Hebrew
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1417058165
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center|Maimonides Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Medical Education
    • New York University Grossman School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

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    Dr. Joseph Gelbfish, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Gelbfish is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Gelbfish works at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Brooklyn - 7th Avenue in Brooklyn, NY. View the full address on Dr. Gelbfish’s profile.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Gelbfish. The overall rating for this provider is 2.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Gelbfish.

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