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Daniel E. Gelb, MD

  • Professor of Orthopaedics

Daniel E. Gelb, MD

Specialties:

  • Orthopedic Surgery

  • Spine Surgery

About Daniel E. Gelb, MD

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Dr. Daniel E. Gelb is a professor of orthopedics and vice chairman of the Department of Orthopaedics. Dr. Gelb received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Rochester. He then completed an orthopedic spine fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, and an Yves Cotrel Fellowship for the study of surgery of the spine in Paris, France.

Before coming to the University of Maryland, Dr. Gelb spent eight years as an assistant professor of orthopedics at Penn State University College of Medicine. He is board certified in orthopedic surgery. Dr. Gelb is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha national honor society for medicine.

He is a recipient of the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Grant for research in autocrine regulation of chondrocyte maturation and was awarded the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Vincent D. Pellegrini, Jr., MD, Teaching Award in 2001 and 2009.

His areas of clinical interest include adult and pediatric spinal deformity, including scoliosis and kyphosis, spinal tumors and infections, spinal trauma, and a full range of degenerative spinal conditions.

Dr. Gelb was named a Top Doctor in the specialty of Orthopaedic Surgery: Spine by Baltimore magazine in 2016. Dr. Gelb was named The Washington Post Magazine's Super Doctor 2011 for Orthopaedics.

External Professional Relationships

A University of Maryland Department of Orthopaedics faculty members may have external professional relationships with health-care related businesses. These relationships often lead to the development of new treatments and therapies. The Department of Orthopaedics believes that transparency and honesty in the reporting of these relationships is essential to maintaining trust with our patients and mitigating any conflicts of interest or perceived conflicts that may arise.

All external professional relationships maintained by members of the University of Maryland Department of Orthopaedics are reviewed and approved in advance by the Dean of the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM SOM) for conformance with UM SOM policies in regarding conflicts of interest, conflicts of commitment and professionalism.

As of May 2017, Dr. Gelb disclosed the following external professional relationships:

Gender: Male

Affiliation(s):

  • UM Upper Chesapeake Health

  • University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus

  • University of Maryland Medical Center

  • Member of UM Faculty Physicians, Inc.

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