Dr. Gil is a great doctor. He explains things simply, so it's easy to understand. He's highly competent, available at all hours (even for late night calls in emergency situations) and has a personable bedside manner. You couldn't ask for any more of your doctor!
My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...
Dr. Gil's Credentials
Family Practice 1982-1983
Family Practice 1980-1981
The George Washington University School of Medicine
Doctorate of Medicine 1980
Stony Brook University, State University of New York
Stony Brook, NY
Bachelor of Science, Biology and Germanic Languages 1976
Certificate of Added Qualification in Geriatrics
Gastroenterology Sigmoidoscopy Program AAFP
Advance Trauma Life Support
Advance Cardiac Life Support Provider
Basic Cardiac Life Support Provider
Top Doctors, Washingtonian Magazine 2002-present
America's Top Doctors, Castle Connolly 2002-present
- Active Member Medical Staff 1989-present
- Member, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee 1997-present
- Member at Large, Medical Executive Committee 1995-1997
- Chairman, Department of Family Medicine 1996
- Chairman, Family Medicine Review Committee 1994-1995
- Vice Chairman, Department of Family Medicine 1995
- Associate Member Medical Staff 1988-1989
Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Family Medicine
- Clinical Assistant Professor 1997-2010
- Clinical Instructor 1989-1997
Assistant Clinical Professor of Health Care Sciences, The George Washington University Medical Center 1997-2008
American Medical Association
I have been a patient of Dr. Gil for 30 years, He is the finest doctor I have ever known.
Not only is he a highly skilled physician, but he is warm and caring as well. He takes the time to listen to you and is never dismissive of your complaints.
I consider him to be my friend as well as my doctor.
Dr. Gil has consistently gone beyond ordinary attention to extraordinary attention. When I was hospitalized three years ago, he was at my bedside every day over a two month period. He checked up on, and advised, the nurses about my needs, and oversaw their treatment of me to ensure that nothing was missed. It sounds trite to say I would trust my life with my doctor, but I would.
I first met Dr. Gil when I was experiencing debilitating joint pain. I had not been to a doctor in many years, and I was petrified because I knew something was seriously wrong. Within days he diagnosed my rheumatoid arthritis and referred me to a wonderful rheumatologist. I have been Dr. Gil's patient since then, which has been over twenty years. He is thorough, well informed, and… See more
Dr. Gil had been our primary care physician for years, and now we are happy to continue with him as our MDVIP doctor. His skill in diagnosing and treating medical problems is greatly appreciated, as is his ability to explain what is happening in layman's terms for easier understanding. I've found it great incentive to exercise more due to Dr. Gil's walking group at the Rio… See more
I like the fact that I can get in to see him when I need to without a lot of waiting. He spends time with me, and I get the feeling that he really cares about his patients. We had previously been long term patients of Dr. Gil. We didn't join when he first went with MDVIP because we thought it was expensive, but then we realized that we were missing out on the excellent care that we… See more
Dr. Gil is my friend and physician. Together we're cobbling together a lifestyle plan for me to keep me in optimum health. That involves a lot of research on Dr. Gil's part including speaking with physicians in many specialties. Dr. Gil is indefatigable in his efforts on my behalf and I'm very appreciative of his hard work and expertise.