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Edward P. Gelmann, MD

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Biography

Edward P. Gelmann, M.D. is the Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology and Deputy Director for Clinical Research in the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center and at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Gelmann primarily cares for patients with genitourinary malignancies including prostate, testicular, bladder, and renal cell cancers.

Dr. Gelmann received his undergraduate degree from Yale College, B.S. magna cum laude, and later matriculated at Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Gelmann received his Internal Medicine training at the University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics. He then joined the US Public Health Service to train as a fellow in Medical Oncology at the National Cancer Institute. After becoming an established researcher at the NCI by his work in the molecular biology of solid tumors, Dr. Gelmann moved to Georgetown University where he assumed the role of Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology. Dr. Gelmann has done clinical, early detection, and basic science research primarily in prostate cancer. His laboratory has made major contributions to our understanding of the genetic steps that transform a normal prostate cell to a cancer cell. Dr. Gelmann remains actively involved in pre- and postdoctoral education, teaching graduate students, house staff, and fellows.

Affiliation
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
Primary Specialty
Medical Oncology (Board Certified)
Board Certification
Hematology
Education And Training
Stanford University School of Medicine
Residency: The University of Chicago Hospitals
Fellowship: National Cancer Institute
Areas of Expertise
Prostate Cancer
Renal Cancer
Bladder Cancer
Kidney Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Insurance Programs
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Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Affinity [Medicare]
Amerigroup [Medicare]
CIGNA [Columbia University Employee Plan, HMO, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [HMO, Mediblue (Senior), PPO]
Health First [HMO]
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]
Health Net (PHS) [HMO, POS, PPO]
Local 1199 [Union]
Medicare [Medicare]
Oxford Health Plans [Community Medicare, Freedom HMO, Liberty HMO, Medicare Advantage]
United Healthcare [EPO, HMO, POS, PPO]
Gender
Male

OFFICE INFORMATION

This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-5874
Primary Office
Herbert Irving Pavilion
161 Fort Washington Avenue
Floor: 9
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-5874
Fax: (212) 305-6891
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
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