Gerald J. Kivett, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My passion is teaching, and I want to educate my patients on healthy lifestyles. I want them to fully understand their medical problems. I want informed patients to become my partners so together we can help them remain healthy, happy, well adjusted and productive members of society.

Physician Profile

Education

Undergraduate
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL
Associate of the Arts 1963
Bachelor of Arts 1965
Bachelor of Science 1973
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL
Program in Medical Sciences 1975
Medical School
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL
Doctorate of Medicine 1978
Internship
United States Naval Hospital
Jacksonville, FL
Family Practice 1978-1981
Residency
United States Naval Hospital
Jacksonville, FL
Family Practice 1978-1981

Licensure

Florida

Professional Society Memberships

Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians
American Medical Association
Florida Medical Association

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Director, Central Florida Medical Affiliates, Board of Directors
Member, Association of Military Surgeons of the United States
Past Chairman, Department. of Family Practice, Orlando Regional Medical Center
Captain, Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve, Retired
FAA Medical Examiner 1999

Hospital Affiliations

Orlando Regional Healthcare Systems

Honors and Awards

Best Doctors in America® 1996-2013

Languages

English, Spanish

Interests

United States Naval Pilot
FAA Commercial License with Instrumental Rating

Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Family Practice

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Larry

    My wife and I both, recently moved here to Florida, and were nervous of what a doctor was going to be like here. We didn't want to...

  • Member: Donald

    I recently moved to Orlando from Midland Texas and needed a doctor. Thanks to MDVIP I found out about Dr Kivett. After an initial ...

  • Member: Kathryn

    When Dr. Maloney retired, he recommended Dr Kivett to my husband and myself as a doctor who practiced medicine as he did. Since ...

  • Member: Richard

    Dr. Kivett is a genius and patient man. His greying and balding is due to me. Seizures have been a part of my life since a viru...