Dr. Steven Lloyd Gershon MD Physiatrist

Dr. Steven Gershon is a physiatrist in Virginia Beach, Virginia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bon Secours-DePaul Medical Center and Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Gershon accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Bon Secours-DePaul Medical Center and one of 10 at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Physiatrist: Pain Medicine

Clinical Interests: Back Pain, Headache

Education & Medical Training

Rusk Institute of Rehab Medicine
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1989 - 1992

Riverside Regional Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1988 - 1989

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1988

Rusk Institute of Rehab Medicine
Chief Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Tulane University
Other Training, 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

A randomized, open-label, multicenter trial comparing once-a-day AVINZA (morphine sulfate extended-release capsules) versus twice-a-day OxyContin (oxycodone hydrochloride controlled-release tablets) for the treatment of chronic, moderate to severe low ba
Rauck RL, Bookbinder SA, Bunker TR, Alftine CD, Gershon S, de Jong E, Negro-Vilar A, Ghalie R

A randomized, open-label study of once-a-day AVINZA (morphine sulfate extended-release capsules) versus twice-a-day OxyContin (oxycodone hydrochloride controlled-release tablets) for chronic low back pain: the extension phase of the ACTION trial.
Rauck RL, Bookbinder SA, Bunker TR, Alftine CD, Ghalie R, Negro-Vilar A, de Jong E, Gershon S

The ACTION study: a randomized, open-label, multicenter trial comparing once-a-day extended-release morphine sulfate capsules (AVINZA) to twice-a-day controlled-release oxycodone hydrochloride tablets (OxyContin) for the treatment of chronic, moderate to
Rauck RL, Bookbinder SA, Bunker TR, Alftine CD, Ghalie R, Negro-Vilar A, de Jong E, Gershon S

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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