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Tony J. Gerbino, MD
Tony J. Gerbino, MD
Would recommend provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars

125 Patient Ratings
47 Comments

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Departments
Pulmonary Medicine
Lung Cancer
Hyperbaric Medicine

Clinic, Maps and Directions
Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center

Phone

Hospital & Seattle Medical Center  (206) 223-6622

Specialties
Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Hyperbaric Medicine, Lung Cancer

Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1996; Subspecialty in Pulmonary Medicine, 1999; Subspecialty in Critical Care Medicine, 2000; Subspecialty in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, 2006

Joined Virginia Mason - January 2001

Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.

Would recommend provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.8 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
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May 2017
Dr. Gerbino is fantastic and remembers my severe lung history from memory in conversation. Being known by my doctor has significant positive impact.

May 2017
Dr. Gerbino go back 13+ years. I trust him and know he has my best interest at heart. He is a good listener.

April 2017
I´ve been with Dr. Gerbino for 15 years and he listens to all my concerns, he takes a whole health approach

April 2017
I´ve entrusted my care to Dr. Gerbino for approximately 15 years. I keep coming over from Tri Cities because of who he is! His knowledge of his field, as well as when to refer to those he trusts in other areas of expertise.

April 2017
Excellent dr. His care & decisions have kept me going.

March 2017
Had a good experience with Dr. Gerbino. He is kind and knowledgeable!!!

March 2017
Doctor Anthony Gerbino is an excellent doctor. He is well known and respected throughout the Seattle medical community. I am fortunate to have him on my care team.

March 2017
VM is very fortunate to have a doctor doctor like Dr. Gerbino!

March 2017
Love Dr. Gerbino as my pulmonologist. He´s kind; he listens; he explains.

March 2017
Always takes time to answer questions and addresses any concerns. Never feel rushed! Thank you!

March 2017
I felt like Dr. Gerbino listened and heard what I was saying. I feel like I´m in good hands!

February 2017
Very good.

February 2017
Dr. Gerbino takes the time to catch up on my life and remembers previous non-medical decisions. I have great confidence in him!

February 2017
Could be the very best provider I´ve ever had. Very nice person.

January 2017
Excellent care and very accommodating.

January 2017
V. Mason gastro saved my life 10 yrs. ago - w/ perforated bowel & I could not entrust to anyone but V. Mason for specialized issues.

January 2017
I am greatly impressed with Dr. Gerbino treated me with utmost courtesy & caring. I would love to be his patient, but I need an oncologist. Virginia Mason is fortunate to have Dr. Gerbino on its staff!

December 2016
Dr. Gerbino is a 5 star dude.

December 2016
I left Dr. Gerbino´s office feeling much more informed about my condition and much more comfortable with what is going on with me.

December 2016
Have had good _____ with Dr. Gerbino have care for me. And my HEALTH.

November 2016
Dr. Gerbino is a very good doctor & made me feel all my concerns were addressed. He did a good job of explaining what was wrong.

November 2016
Dr. Gerbino is great very friendly very caring.

November 2016
Excellent overall.

November 2016
Dr Gerbino is very smart, kind and is very knowledgeable. He showed concern for my issues and gave great advice for treatment recommendations.

November 2016
Very satisfied.

October 2016
I have recommended Dr. Gerbino to others and they have very pleased on his care.

October 2016
Actively listened to my concerns, gave good feedback, explained risks & consequences & options well.

October 2016
All very good - seeing Dr. Gerbino for 10 yrs. - follow up on lung cancer - and recent lung cancer - saved my life -

August 2016
Excellent care provider.

July 2016
2nd visit by family member outstanding.

July 2016
Dr. Gerbino is very friendly and real. He explained that, since this CT was a follow-up after 4 months, the next CT in 8 months, and then another year for the next CT. He explained everything in a perfect manner. I feel so much better.

July 2016
Dr. Gerbino listened closely to conditions and very carefully examined me. This led to finding my breathing problem which many doctors & tests over the last 10 months didn´t find. Thank you - you are awesome!

June 2016
Very knowledgable individual about what they have learned though hard for individual to understand differnt knowledge or views.

June 2016
dr Gerbino is extremely kind and knowledgeable. I think he is great!

June 2016
Dr. Gerbino spend time with me explaining my health challenges; was patient; unhurried, personable. I could tell he read my chart and was aware of my issues from my previous visit 9 mos. ago.

May 2016
Dr. Gerbino is very very good doctor, after my appointment, I got an email for my CT scan result. Then I sent my concern and questions about the result. And Dr. Gerbino respond right away and explain and care, thank you very much.

May 2016
Have been going to VM for years - Everyone is always very courteous.

May 2016
Dr. Gerbino is pleasant & personable. He expresses concerns and I always get a good feeling about the plan of care.

March 2016
I was incredibly impressed with Dr. Gerbino. He was personable and engaging. And even more importantly, he was extremely knowledgeable and thorough in asking questions to work through all possibilities for my care. He spent a considerable amount of time with me and was not at all rushed. I felt like I was a priority. I would highly recommend Dr. Gerbino to anyone looking for outstanding care.

February 2016
I have been seeing Dr. Gerbino for 14 years, and although I now live in Wisconsin, I have found that it is worth the time and trouble to fly 2200 miles to continue my care with him.

February 2016
I went in with shortness of breath; I thought from asthma. Dr. G found a heart condition & I was glad he found it (atrial fibrillation).

January 2016
Dr. Gerbino cares about his patient.

January 2016
Since I am on hospice, as recommended by Dr. Gerbino, I appreciate his efforts to keep me as positive as my condition allows.

December 2015
Dr Gerbino has been an excellent health care provider for me for at least 3 years. grateful to have him

December 2015
This is the first time in many years the Dr. seemed rushed - in a hurry. So glad he does not type into the computer during the visit.

November 2015
Get better info. here than Mayo clinic in AZ. AZ. dr. told me (us) (wife) that he didn´t know what to do for me (us) wife. 9. Been good.

November 2015
GREAT experience!

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Special Interest(s)
Interventional bronchoscopy, sleep apnea, hyperbaric medicine, interstitial lung disease (including pulmonary fibrosis and sarcoidosis) and connective tissue disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), pulmonary complications of connective tissue disease, and lung cancer.

Education
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), 1992

Internship
Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 1993

Residency
Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 1995
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, 1996

Fellowships
Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 1996-2001

On Patients
"I strive to provide state-of-the-art care for common and unusual pulmonary diseases while emphasizing clear communication and patient service."

On Virginia Mason
"I enjoy working closely with other highly skilled specialists in a tertiary care setting to see that patients receive the best available medical care. This model thrives at Virginia Mason and results in outstanding patient care and physician satisfaction.

Professional Activities and Awards
Head, Section of Pulmonary Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center Clinical Assistant Professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine Virginia Mason Site Coordinator, University of Washington Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship Program

Awards: Harvard College Scholarship for academic excellence, Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass.,1986 Victor Hall Scholarship Prize for excellence in physiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1989 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, UCLA School of Medicine, 1991 Hewlett-Packard UCLA Top Medical Graduate Award, UCLA School of Medicine, 1992 Voted one of Seattleā€™s Top Doctors by Seattle Met magazine in 2010.

Curriculum Vitae
Tony J. Gerbino, MD - Curriculum Vitae