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Jeffrey Gelblum, MD

Jeffrey Gelblum, MD

Jeffrey Gelblum, MDJeffrey Gelblum, MD is an honors graduate of the University of Maryland. Dr. Gelblum completed his neurology residency and post-graduate fellowship training at the University of Miami. His clinical practice was established in 1992. He has successfully treated thousands of patients over a quarter-century, from South Florida, and around the world. He is considered a global thought leader in the neurologic treatment of dementia, seizure disorders, Parkinson’s, Diabetic and Peripheral Nerve Disorder, Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathy, Covid Long-Hauler, trauma, and chronic pain, and has hosted educational symposia in the U.S. and overseas.

Dr. Gelblum maintains numerous research FDA-sponsored affiliations, providing patients immediate access to promising new treatment protocols. His practice maintains an academic affiliation with the medical residency programs of Nova Southeast and Florida International University. He trains future neurologists, so it is not unusual to encounter student doctors in the office.

Dr. Gelblum serves as an expert consultant to the State of Florida and the Federal Court system on matters of neurologic injury and disability. He is active in multiple community outreach programs to educate the public regarding the care and treatment of neurologic disorders. He has pioneered the use of TeleHealth and other e-medicine technology to provide patients instant medical access. Complementary modalities and alternative care are part of his holistic approach to successful neurologic care.

Listening first, with a compassionate and thoughtful response thereafter, is the philosophy of his renowned clinical practice.

Read about Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathy (FAP).

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Alzheimer's Cannabis Medical Treatment, Dementia, Electromyography, Epilepsy, Headaches/Migraines, Parkinson’s Disease, Diabetic and Peripheral Nerve Disorder, Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathy, Seizures, Pain Management, COVID-19 Long-Hauler

Board Certifications
Diplomate American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
Diplomate American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Expert Medical Advisor, Florida’s Division of Worker’s Compensation Claims
Florida Physicians Medical Cannabis/Florida Dept. of Health

Medical Interests 
Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, Frontotemporal Dementia, Epilepsy, Autism, Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathy, Neuropsychiatry, Spinal, and limb nerve pain. Forensic neurology with a disability, competency, and guardianship determinations. Expert witness to State and Federal courts.

University of Maryland — General Honors Program
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD — Medical Doctorate
Mount Sinai Medical Center Miami Beach, FL — Medical Internship

University of Miami School of Medicine — Neurology
Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami, Miami Veterans Hospital — Chief Resident in Neurology

University of Miami — Clinical Neurophysiology
Fellow in Neuromuscular Diseases, EMG/NCS

American Medical Association
Dade County Medical Association
Florida Medical Association
American Academy of Neurology
American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
American Society of Neurophysiology Monitoring
American Association for the Study of Headache
American Epilepsy Society

Awards & Accolades
Intern of the Year - Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL, 1986
Young Founder - Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL, 1990
Instructor of the Year - Nova Southeast College of Medicine Dept. Psychiatry (Aventura Hospital), 2020

Research & Clinical Trials
Neurontin Epilepsy STEPS - Parke-Davis - Top Recruiter
Alnatidine Migraine Study - Janssen
Topamax Epilepsy Study - Ortho-McNeil
Memantine Neuropathy Study - Neurobiology Technology, Inc/Mertz
Lamictal HIV Neuropathy Study - Glaxo - Top Recruiter
Lamictal Monotherapy Epilepsy Study - Glaxo
Neurontin Diabetic Neuropathy - Pfizer
Carisbamate Epilepsy Study - Johnson and Johnson
Sumatriptan/Naproxen Migraine Responders - GSK
Epilepsy Treatment in the Emergency Dept - UCB Pharma
Lyrica HIV Neuropathy - Pfizer
Axona Treatment for Alzheimer’s -- Accera Pharmaceuticals
HAPPIN hATTR Amyloid Neuropathy — Principal Investigator, Ambry Genetics
New IDEAS, American College of Radiology – Amyloid Tracers in Alzheimer's

Accepts New Patients

List of insurance plans accepted

English, French, Spanish

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Aventura Medical Tower
2801 NE 213 Street, Suite 1004
Aventura, FL 33180
(305) 936-9393

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Hospital Affiliations
Aventura Medical Center



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Jeffrey Gelblum, MD is a neurologist located in Aventura, Florida. You can contact his office at (305) 936-9393.

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