Dr. Jeffrey Gilbertson reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Gilbertson has been in private practice in Boise, Idaho, since 1991.
Education and Training
MD: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 1982
Internship in Surgery: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 1982–1983
Residency in General Surgery: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 1983–1984
Research Fellowship: University of Utah Laser Institute, Salt Lake City, UT, 1984–1985
Residency in General Surgery: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 1985–1987
Chief Surgery Resident: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 1987–1988
Research Fellowship in Vascular Surgery: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, NH, 1989–1990
Clinical Fellowship in Vascular Surgery: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, NH, 1990–1991
Vascular Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, 1995–present
Instructor in Surgery, Department of Surgery, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, 1989–1991
Instructor in Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, 1988–1989
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