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Dr. Alex Gitelman, MD

Dr. Alex Gitelman, MD

Age 43 Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery M
(30) 30 reviews

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Dr. Alex Gitelman, MD is a minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Stamford, CT. Dr. Gitelman completed a residency at Stony Brook Medical Center--Orthopaedic Surgery. and is affiliated with Greenwich Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Gitelman is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery.

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      1281 E Main St, Stamford, CT 06902 Existing Patients: (203) 210-2830

Education

  • UCLA Medical Center--Spine Surgery Fellowship, Fellowship Hospital
  • Stony Brook Medical Center--Orthopaedic Surgery, Residency Hospital
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, Medical School

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Locals (any local)
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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The first thing that comes to mind when writing a review for Dr. Alex Gitelman, MD, is his care and concerns for his patients. I was recommended to Dr. Gitelman by his colleague Dr. Stephen G. Andrus, from the pain management; back and spine center at the Westmed Medical Group. After many years of being in pain, going to physical therapy and receiving spinal injections, I made a decision to undergo S/P: Lumbar Fusion and Laminectomy surgery. I then sat down with Dr. Gitelman to discuss the procedure and ask him several questions. When viewing an X-ray of my spine, he pointed out and explained to me what repairs would be needed. We talked about expected recovery time and how long of a hospital stay it would be. On December 20, 2019, I was admitted to Greenwich Hospital to where Dr. Gitelman and his surgical team were ready to prep me for surgery. I went into the OR feeling confident and knew I was in good hands. While recovering at home Dr. Gitelman prescribed a Bone Growth Sti
Geri Munnick — Jun 16, 2020
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  • Stamford Hospital
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