Dr. Richard H Gelberman MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Richard Gelberman is an orthopedic surgeon in Saint Louis, Missouri. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Christian Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Tennessee College of Medicine and has been in practice for 45 years. Dr. Gelberman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 36 doctors at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and one of 17 at Christian Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1976 - 1977

University of Wisconsin
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1970 - 1975

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1969 - 1970

University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (AGAF), American Gastroenterological Association

Publications & Presentations

Mid-term results following ulna shortening osteotomy.
Fufa, D. T.,Carlson, M. G.,Calfee, R. P.,Sriram, N.,Gelberman, R. H.,Weiland, A. J.

The early inflammatory response after flexor tendon healing: A gene expression and histological analysis.
Manning, C. N.,Havlioglu, N.,Knutsen, E.,Sakiyama-Elbert, S. E.,Silva, M. J.,Thomopoulos, S.,Gelberman, R. H.

The Effect of Suture Caliber and Number of Core Suture Strands on Zone II Flexor Tendon Repair: A Study in Human Cadavers.
Osei, D. A.,Stepan, J. G.,Calfee, R. P.,Thomopoulos, S.,Boyer, M. I.,Potter, R.,Gelberman, R. H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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