About Us

About Dr Gelb MD Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic CenterThe Gelb Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center in Boca Raton, Florida is a comprehensive and highly specialized orthopaedic practice. Founded by Howard Jay Gelb, M.D. in 1995, the group consists of world-class orthopaedic surgeons, highly trained onsite physical therapists and an administrative staff that is supportive, compassionate and capable. Onsite X-rays provide convenience for patients and allow our physicians to make efficient and thorough diagnosis. Electronic Medical Records provide an additional convenience for patients.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Howard J. Gelb is a sports medicine and orthopaedic care specialist, focused on minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee, elbow, wrist, hip and ankle.

Orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Clive C. Woods joined our practice in 2013. Dr. Woods is highly specialized in diagnosing and treating sports injuries and other conditions of the foot and ankle.

Gelb Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center is affiliated with West Boca Medical Center, Coral Springs Medical Center and Park Creek Outpatient Surgical Center.

Our practice is among the first group of orthopaedic doctors to be certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Physical Therapy

We strive to restore your functional needs by creating a customized plan of care to focus on your specific needs and impairments. Various physical therapy diagnoses include post operative recovery, total joint replacements, acute sports injuries, arthritic conditions, and postural deviations.

Patient Focused

Our staff consistently works to develop efficiencies designed to anticipate patient need. Please visit our Patient Resources section to access forms that assist in preparing for a visit to our office. Other resources, including videos, FAQs, billing information and patient education materials can also be accessed from the Patient Resources area.

It is our pleasure to assist you! If you have questions or wish to set an appointment, please contact us at 561-558-8898. Our office is located next to West Boca Medical Center, on 441 between W. Palmetto Park Road and Glades Road.