Dr. Gellman specializes in orthopedic surgery, surgery of the elbow, forearm, wrist and hand, specializing in the treatment of challenging problems including complex fractures and joint injuries, arthritis, nerve disorders and reconstruction following trauma as well as reconstruction of childrens' hand deformities.
Harris Gellman, M.D., graduated Temple University Medical School, and completed an Orthopaedic Surgery residency at the Hospital University of Pennsylvania in 1984. He then completed fellowship training in Hand, Upper Extremity, and Microvascular surgery at the University of California, San Diego in 1985. He has previously been Director of the Hand and Upper Extremity Divisions at University of Southern California, University of Arkansas, and Co-Chief of Hand Surgery University of Miami.
Dr. Gellman is a Voluntary Clinical Professor of Orthopaedics and Plastic Surgery at the University of Miami, and Clinical Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery Nova Southeastern University. He is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery with subspecialty certification in Hand Surgery.
Societies include the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Orthopaedic Research Society, and the Orthopaedic Rehabilitation Society. Dr. Gellman also has an expertise in Alternative Therapies. He has lectured both nationally and internationally, hosted medical information television and radio shows, authored more than 80 original scientific papers, has written many book chapters, and has authored two texts.