G. Gilbert Head, MD

Family Medicine
17241 Oak Drive Suite 101
Omaha, NE 68130 Get Directions

Annual Membership Fee

412.50per quarter
825.00per semi-annual
1,650.00per year

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

As a family physician, my role in your healthcare is multilayered. I focus on acute and chronic conditions, as well as wellness and prevention. With every patient, I desire to build a relationship based on trust, mutual respect and open communication. This allows us to develop a personalized plan to help you achieve optimal health, and it requires commitment, caring, careful listening and time. As a private doctor, I take the time to listen, and I truly care about my patients. I will help you stay on the path to wellness and always advocate for your well-being.

I have had the privilege caring for patients for over 30 years. I have learned that the need for individualized care, similar to concierge medicine, in an unhurried and uninterrupted setting focused on each unique patient, is of paramount importance. As an MDVIP-affiliated primary care physician, I am fortunate for the opportunity to embrace this innovative approach to medicine. I am available 24 hours a day to provide care and offer advice.

My specialized interests are in adult medicine, women’s health issues, primary prevention, heart disease, cholesterol disorders, diabetes and obesity. I am affiliated with Alegent Lakeside Hospital and Nebraska Methodist Hospital and proudly serve patients in Omaha, Douglas County and Sarpy County, as well as southeast Nebraska and southwest Iowa.

Dr. Head's Credentials

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Cedar Rapids Medical Education Program
Cedar Rapids, IA
Family Practice 1981-1983

Cedar Rapids Medical Education Program
Cedar Rapids, IA
Family Medicine 1980-1981

Medical School:
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA
Doctorate of Medicine 1980

Simpson College
Indianola, IA
Bachelor of Arts 1976
Summa Cum Laude

Fellow, American Board of Family Practice
Alegent Lakeside Hospital
Nebraska Methodist Hospital
NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program 2010-2013
Top Doctors, Castle Connolly 2012-2013
Patients' Choice Award 2008-2012
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Business Management Council, UniNet Physician/Hospital Organization 1999-2009
Alegent Midlands Hospital
- Executive Committee Member 1986-1996
- Medical Staff President 1993
- Medical Staff President Elect 1992
- Medical Staff Secretary/Treasurer 1991
- Chairman, Family Practice Department 1986
American Academy of Family Physicians
Nebraska Academy of Family Physicians
Nebraska Medical Association
Metro Omaha Medical Society
UniNet Physician/Hospital Organization
Travel, reading, snow skiing and cooking
from George & Nancy March 29, 2017 for G. Gilbert Head, MD

Dr. Head has been our family physician for thirty plus years. We are confident in his judgment and know that he truly cares about his patients. Not only do we see him at the office but we also belong to the same health club and consider him a good friend.

from Don March 29, 2017 for G. Gilbert Head, MD

Very glad that I joined Dr. Head's MDVIP group as some health problems were
found that probably would have gone un-noticed without his thorough examination.

from Kelly in NE February 2, 2016 for G. Gilbert Head, MD

Dr. Head has been seeing me for over 10 years and I can say he's the most effective physician I've had over the last 45 years. I am a 30 year veteran of Diabetes and Dr. Head has encouraged me to strive for better control and treatment of the disease. He take a genuine interest in me both as a patient and a person. I enjoy my visits and appreciate his availability to any special… See more

from Patricia in NE September 21, 2015 for G. Gilbert Head, MD

I am a 66 year old female and due to my poor decision, hadnt had a physical for a few years. The MD/VIP physical discovered breast cancer and I am on the road to recovery! My husband and I joined MD/VIP to be able to continue with our family doctor of 30 years in Omaha, Dr. Gilbert Head, when his practice joined MD/VIP. We have faith in him, trust him and with my husbands diabetes and 2… See more

from Don in NE September 21, 2015 for G. Gilbert Head, MD

I have been under Dr Heads care for many years and I debated making the change when he changed his large workload and large number of patients and joined up with MDVIP. This allowed him and his staff the extra time and resources to give me a very thorough physical checkup. I credit this complete physical for finding a cancerous tumor in my bladder early and to get me on a treatment plan… See more

Annual Membership Fee

412.50per quarter
825.00per semi-annual
1,650.00per year