Dr. Gilbert, MD


After graduating from the United States Military Academy at West Point, Dr. Gilbert served as an Engineer Officer in the United States Army. Subsequent to medical school and internship, he served as a Brigade Medical Officer and Flight Surgeon in Germany, Iraq and Turkey in the Northern Iraq International Coalition Force. After Ophthalmology residency, Dr. Gilbert was the ophthalmologist for the 82nd Airborne Division and Special Forces at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, where he was also director of the first U.S. Army Laser Refractive Surgery Center. Dr. Gilbert is an instrument rated pilot and enjoys sailing, biking, and running. He and his wife, Dr. Vally Gilbert, have two sons and two daughters. He is currently serving in the air national guard.


Undergraduate Education
•   United States Military Academy; West Point, NY

Medical School Education
•   Georgetown University Medical School

•   Walter Reed Army Medical Center

•   Madigan Army Medical Center

Medical Practice
•   Womack Army Medical Center
•   Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, University of North Carolina
•   Chico Eye Center

Board Certified in Ophthalmology

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