GELBMANN PODIATRY WILL HAVE REGULAR BUSINESS OFFICE HOURS THROUGHOUT THE SHELTER-IN-PLACE MANDATE, AND THROUGHOUT THE CORONA VIRUS OUTBREAK, UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. We ask that patients who are sick, or who have been exposed to the virus, please stay home. We also ask that only one visitor accompany each patient to our office. Additionally our patients will be scheduled in such a way that the waiting room does not fill up, and we are doubling our regular disinfection and cleaning efforts throughout the office. Lastly, protective surgical masks and gloves will be given to all patients as they enter the office. New Patients are welcome.
Please be safe and be smart. Best wishes.
-Gelbmann Podiatry Inc.

Our Services

From routine checkups to treatments for surgery our staff is equipped to handle all of your podiatric needs. We have provided an extensive list of services to help you understand your options in foot and ankle health. We can help whether your issues are large or small

Meet Our Doctors
Dr. Gelbmann is affiliated with both Northwestern and Weiss Memorial Hospitals 

Dr. David Gelbmann

Hello, my name is Dr. Gelbmann, and I am the owner of Gelbmann Podiatry Inc. I am double board certified and on staff at Northwestern and Weiss Memorial Hospitals. I speak English, Spanish and Russian. I attended the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine where I graduated in the top 10% of my medical school class. I then completed an intensive three-year surgical residency program, serving as chief surgery resident during my final year. Prior to my medical career I graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where I majored in Molecular biology and worked in two different cancer research laboratories. In my spare time I enjoy being a husband and father to my two children. I also enjoy outdoor running, Muay Thai kickboxing, and travelling the world. Gelbmann Podiatry Foot and Ankle Care Call 312-880-0067

Please welcome our new physician, doctor Ramsha Tanwir! 

Dr. Ramsha Ali Tanwir

Dr. Ramsha Ali Tanwir was raised in the suburbs of Chicago. She earned her bachelor's degree from Loyola University Chicago. Dr. Tanwir completed her medical education from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine and her surgical residency from Weiss Memorial Hospital. Dr. Tanwir has a patient-centric focused care plan individualized for patient's needs and lifestyle. During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and trying new restaurants.

Dr. Tanwir specializes in comprehensive foot and ankle needs including:

  • Sports Medicine
  • Tendonitis
  • Fractures
  • Arthritis
  • Wound Care
  • Heel Pain
  • Bunions
  • Hammertoes
  • Nerve Pain
  • Limb Salvage

Why Choose Us

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  • Health Information

    At Gelbmann Podiatry the staff will give you all of the information that you need about your condition and the best course of treatment

  • Medical Education

    Dr Gelbmann was a top graduate of the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine (now Kent State College of Podiatric Medicine). He completed 3 years of post graduate surgical training at St. John Hospital in Detroit,MI serving as chief podiatric resident.

  • Symptom Check

    Foot pain is never normal and should not be ignored. Dr. Gelbmann will review with you all of the reasons that foot pain may occur, and find the best plan to allow you to return to an active pain-free lifestyle

  • Qualified Doctors

    Dr Gelbmann is dual board certified and on staff at both Northwestern and Weiss Memorial hospital, where he is an attending physician

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