Robert Ira Gelb M.D., a Hand Surgeon practicing in Encinitas, CA

Robert Ira Gelb  M.D.

Dr. Robert Gelb is a hand surgeon practicing in Encinitas, CA. Dr. Gelb specializes in caring for hand, wrist and forearm problems without the option of surgery unless necessary. Many hand surgeons are also experts in diagnosing and caring for shoulder and elbow problems and tend to suggest non-surgical treatments such as hand therapy or physical therapy.


Dr. Gelb’s career in medicine began in 1980, when he graduated with his Medical Degree from the New York Med Coll- Valhalla Ny . After medical school, Robert Ira Gelb M.D. completed residency at Thos Jefferson Univ Hosp, Hand Surgery Ny Med Coll/Met Hosp Ctr, Orthopedic Surgery Ny Med Coll/Met Hosp Ctr, General Surgery. Dr. Gelb is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Robert Ira Gelb M.D. currently provides care to patients at 332 Santa Fe Dr, Encinitas, CA 92024.


View Robert Ira Gelb M.D.’s Profile Here:


Each month, millions of patients use FindaTopDoc to find a doctor nearby and instantly request an appointment online or create a review. To book your visit with Dr. Gelb, simply click “Request Appointment”.




FindaTopDoc is a digital health information company that helps connect patients with local physicians and specialists who accept your insurance. Our goal is to help guide on your journey towards optimal health by providing you with the know how to make informed decisions for you and your family.

Frank McCullen

Frank McCullen is a contributing writer to FindaTopDoc. He assists leading physicians in completing their articles. Frank is a volunteer fire officer and spends most of his free time with his family hiking and boating.