Hello! My name is Dr. Christopher Gibson and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from UCLA School of Medicine in 1979. To date, I have performed approximately 5,400 cardiac surgeries, of which 1,500 involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at hospitals including St. Bernardine Medical Center. Read more...
I believe my greatest strength is my extensive training and experience as a successful heart surgeon with many years of technical expertise.
This means that you and/or your loved one can feel confident in the care that you will receive.
My goal is to provide comprehensive care for all of my patients.
"Dr. Gibson is part of a great team."
-- Fred Stieg, Aortic Valve, Valve Replacement, 11/13/2013
"I feel that my surgeon, Dr. Christopher Gibson, did very well. He even kept coming to the hospital to make sure the nurses were taking good care of me. Thanks Dr. Gibson!"
-- Eugenie Magana, Aortic Valve, Valve Replacement, 11/04/2013
Specific to heart valve surgery, you should know that I have several specialties including:
Dr. Christopher Gibson, heart surgeon, graduated from UCLA School of Medicine in 1979.
After medical school, Dr. Gibson completed a residency at UCLA Center for Health Services in 1984 and a Cleveland Clinic Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery in 1986.
Dr. Gibson is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.