Chris Gelvin, MD

Internal Medicine
1217 South East Avenue Suite 301
Sarasota, FL 34239 Get Directions
Chris Gelvin, MD
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Annual Membership Fee

512.50 every 3 months
1,025.00 every 6 months
2,050.00 each year

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My philosophy as an internal medicine physician is to provide you with personalized healthcare and attention, with an emphasis on prevention and wellness. As an MDVIP-affiliated physician, I have more time to develop close relationships with my patients and perform more comprehensive exams.  

With over 20 years’ experience practicing in the Sarasota community, I have relationships with many specialists to assist with your care. In addition, I am affiliated with Doctor’s Hospital and Sarasota Memorial Hospital and make daily rounds at Sarasota Memorial.  

My office offers a warm and welcoming environment to provide personalized care. Similar to concierge medicine practices, I also offer conveniences like same- or next-day appointments that start on time. As a private physician in internal medicine, I look forward to providing you with a higher level of care. 

Dr. Gelvin's Credentials

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University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver, CO
Internal Medicine 1995-1997

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver, CO

Medical School:
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA
Doctorate of Medicine 1994

Wright State University
Dayton, OH
Master of Science, Chemistry 1990

Wright State University
Dayton, OH
Bachelor of Science, Chemistry 1989
Cum Laude

Medical Director, American Medical Directors Association
National Board of Medical Examiners
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Basic Life Support
Sarasota Memorial
Doctor's Hospital of Sarasota
National Medical Director of the Year Award, Life Care Centers of America 2009
Medical Director, Life Care Center of Sarasota Nursing and Rehabilitation 2001-present
Medical Director, Springs at Lake Pointe Woods Nursing and Rehabilitation Center 2001-present
American College of Physicians

Testimonials from patients of Dr. Gelvin

from Jean in FL December 8, 2021 for Chris Gelvin, MD

I had just move to Fl, looked for an MVDIP doctor and had done a "Meet & Greet "with Dr. Gelvin. Soon after, I had painful symptoms that were moving fast through my body. I called his office and was told that first I needed to complete the forms they had given me. My husband took them to the office immediately and I was seen two days later. Dr. Gelvin said I needed to get some… See more