Rights & Privacy

Discrimination is Against the Law

Howard J. Gelb, MD, PA complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.Howard J. Gelb, MD, PA does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Howard J. Gelb, MD, PA provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as: qualified sign language interpreters and some written information in other formats upon request (large print, accessible electronic formats, other formats). We provide free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as: qualified interpreters.

If you need these services, you may contact 561-558-8898. If you believe that Howard J. Gelb, MD, PA has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you can file a grievance with: Abby Borkin at 561-558-8898 or 9980 Central Park Blvd. North, Suite 222, Boca Raton, FL 33428. You can file a grievance in person or by mail or phone. If you need help filing a grievance, we are available to assist you.

You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf, or by mail or phone at: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 509F, HHH Building Washington, D.C. 20201 1-800-368-1019, 1-800-537-7697 (TDD). Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.

Privacy Policy

We respect your privacy. Any and all information collected at this site will be kept strictly confidential and will not be sold, reused, rented, loaned, or otherwise disclosed. Any information you give to Dr. Gelb will not be used in ways that you have not consented to. A more detailed explanation about how we safeguard your personal information is described below. If you have any questions, please ask us.

The information provided here is for educational purposes only. In no way should it be considered as offering medical advice. Dr. Gelb assumes no responsibility for how this material is used. Please check with a physician if you suspect you are ill. Also note that while Dr. Gelb frequently updates its contents, medical information changes rapidly. Therefore, some information may be out of date.

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