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Tony J. Gerbino, MD
Pulmonary Medicine
 
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Special Interests
Interventional bronchoscopy, 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.
Clinical Experience
Departments
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
Education and Professional Achievements
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
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.
Patient Ratings and Comments
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
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.8 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
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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June 2018
One of the best experiences I´ve had with a doctor for a long time!
June 2018
*Dr. Gerbino is just a top notch person and doctor. I know he reviewed my record thoroughly prior to my visits - and he has my total confidence. #9. 15-20 minutes.
May 2018
*Dr. Gerbino is the best!
May 2018
Love Dr. Gerbino (in a patient kind of way)
May 2018
He is a wonderful doctor - very calm and reassuring...also very thorough...
May 2018
*Dr. Tony Gerbino is my hero! He takes superb care of me and knows my health better than I do I have recommended him to others and will continue to do so.
April 2018
Even though I haven´t seen Dr Gerbino for more than a year, he had full and contemporaneous knowledge of my case and where I was in my treatment. He´s good about understanding my concern about the long-term affect of the meds I´m taking and listens to my concerns. I trust him greatly. I cannot say that about other docs I´ve seen.
April 2018
*Dr. Gerbino made me very comfortable. I like him.
April 2018
*Dr. Gerbino is the best!
March 2018
Doctor was great to discuss with
March 2018
I have been Dr. Gerbino´s patient for over a decade and would not see anyone else for my lung issues. He has my complete confidence.
March 2018
I was misdiagnosed at another urgent care and very much wanted a second opinion from VM. Dr. Gerbino ordered a battery of test and personally did some to make sure there was nothing wrong. BRAVO!
February 2018
Dr. Gerbino is outstanding in his informative, caring attention.
February 2018
Like him a lot.
January 2018
Dr G. was well prepared - he had read my records & looked at recent radiology scans.
January 2018
The dr. was friendly, honest & thorough.
January 2018
Dr. Gerbino was extremely kind, professional, caring, and very explanatory what was happening and his recommended treatment plan, which be hand wrote & outlines to me.
November 2017
I think Dr. Gerbino is amazing.
November 2017
I really like Dr. Gerbino -I was very ill when I first went to him and he has turned my illness around where I am functional and able to enjoy my family.
October 2017
Dr. Gerbino focused on me when I´m there.
October 2017
I think Dr. Gerbino has been excellent. He explains things thoroughly to my SO as well.
October 2017
Dr. Gerbino is the best! He explains everything. He is so caring, and I typically don´t feel understood, but Dr. Gerbino does!
August 2017
Dr. Gerbino was very clear and very compassionate telling us the options that were possible to give some relief.
July 2017
Wonderful doctor.
July 2017
Dr. Gerbino took a lot of time with me to really understand my problem and why treatments to date have not worked.
June 2017
The doctor informed me to let the staff know if my cough got worse. This was not one of my symptoms from when I got diagnosed. Was a little concerned I was being confused with another patient.
June 2017
Dr Gerbino is Truly a Dedicated and Professional Doctor,feel Fortunate to be under his Care,Thank You
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!