Gerard W. Boynton, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualized attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Physician Profile


Texas A&M University
College Station, TX
Bachelor of Science, Zoology, Summa Cum Laude 1975
Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
Doctorate of Medicine 1979
Memorial Medical Center
Corpus Christi, TX
Family Practice 1979-1980
Memorial Medical Center
Corpus Christi, TX
Family Practice 1979-1982
Jerry Spinx Award for Outstanding Resident 1982

Honors and Awards

Best Doctors in America 2009-2010
Patients’ Choice Award 2010
Compassionate Doctor Recognition by the American Registry 2010

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Chairman, Department of Family Practice Humana Hospital 1985-1987
Chairman, Board of Trustees, Bay Area Medical Center 1993-1994
Secretary of Medical Staff, Bay Area Medical Center 1993
Board of Directors, MedSpan PPO 1994-1996
Board of Directors, Columbia Hospital PHO 1994-1996
Chairman of Ethics Committee, Doctors Regional Medical Center 1995-1996
Member, Board of Directors, Spohn PHO 1996-2000
President, Board of Directors, Spohn PHO 1998-2000
Chairman, Department of Family Medicine Spohn Hospital 2003-2005
Executive Vice President, Christus Spohn Hospitals 2005-2006
President Elect of Medical Staff, Christus Spohn Hospitals 2007
President of Medical Staff, Christus Spohn Hospitals 2008

Professional Society Memberships

American Academy of Family Practice 1979-2009
Texas Medical Association 1981-2009
American Medical Association 1981-2008
Nueces County Medical Society 1982-2009
Texas Academy of Family Practice 1982-2009
Gulf Coast Chapter TAFP 1982-2008

Hospital Affiliations

Christus Spohn Shoreline
Doctors Regional Medical Center


Diplomate, American Board of Family Practice

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: James

    I always appreciate. Dr. Boynton attitude. when I go to his office for my appointment. The staff is very friendly. We feel comfor...

  • Member: Martha

    Dr. Boynton met us at the Emergency Room the night that my husband was so very ill. I had never had a Dr. come to the ER before.

  • Member: James

    I would like to thank Dr. Boynton for all he does. I feel that he cares about my wife and me, that he would be there if we needed ...

  • Member: Elizabeth Gail Mayo

    As I age I never know which ache or pain is important. Now that you are my physician, I don't have to worry as to whether I call ...