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Courtney Elizabeth Gibson

Associate Professor of Surgery (Oncology, Endocrine); Endocrine Surgery, Fellowship Program Director, Surgery

Contact Information

Courtney Elizabeth Gibson, MD, MS, FACS

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Endocrine Surgery

    PO Box 208062

    New Haven, CT 06520

    United States



Dr. Gibson (nee Quinn) is an Endocrine Surgeon and Associate Professor of Surgery at Yale School of Medicine. Her clinical interests are surgery of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal gland, including minimally-invasive laparoscopic and retroperitoneoscopic surgical techniques. In addition, she serves as the Associate Clerkship Director for the Yale School of Medicine General Surgery Clerkship and is the Fellowship Director of the Endocrine Surgery Fellowship Program.

Her research interests include outcomes after minimally-invasive endocrine surgery (thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal), outpatient thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy, intraoperative laryngeal nerve monitoring, and endocrine oncology. She obtained her MD from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA. She was a postdoctoral research fellow in In Utero Stem Cell Transplantation at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Philadelphia, PA. She completed her training in General Surgery at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ, and Endocrine Surgery at Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Temple, TX. Watch a video with Dr. Courtney Gibson >>

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    Scott & White Memorial Hospital (2013)
  • Residency
    Saint Barnabas Medical Center (2012)
  • Research Fellow
    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) (2009)
  • Internship
    Saint Barnabas Medical Center (2006)
  • MD
    Virginia Commonwealth University School Medicine (2005)
  • MS
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute (2001)
  • BS
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Nutrition (1999)

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