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Dr. Robert Gilson, MD

Dermatology* Age 61
Dr. Robert Gilson, MD
4.8 (53 Ratings)
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Dr. Robert Gilson, MD

Dermatology* Age 61
San Antonio, TX
Accepting new patients
36 years of experience


Dr. Robert Gilson, MD works in San Antonio, TX as a Dermatologist and has 36 years experience.

They are board certified in Dermatology and graduated from University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston McGovern Medical School in 1988. Dr. Gilson completed a residency at Keesler Med Ctr-Usaf|Wilford Hall Medical Center. Dr. Gilson has has worked on more claims relating to Contact Dermatitis and Eczema and Contact Dermatitis than other providers in the area. At present, Dr. Gilson has received an average rating of 4.8 from patients and has been reviewed 53 times. They are affiliated with University Hospital-University Health System. They are accepting new patients. Dr. Gilson practices at UTH Mays Cancer Center/Md Anderson- Dermatology in San Antonio, TX.

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  1. 1 UTH Mays Cancer Center/Md Anderson- Dermatology
    7979 Wurzbach Rd, San Antonio, TX 78229

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  • University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston McGovern Medical School
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  • Dermatology
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  • Keesler Med Ctr-Usaf|Wilford Hall Medical Center
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Dr. Robert Gilson, MD accepts new patients on Medical News Today.

Dr. Gilson accepts Aetna, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as many others. See all of the insurances Dr. Gilson accepts here.

Dr. Gilson frequently sees patients for Contact Dermatitis and Eczema and Contact Dermatitis.

Dr. Gilson has a star rating of 4.8/5 and has been reviewed 53 times.

Dr. Gilson is board certified in Dermatology.

Dr. Gilson has been practicing as a Dermatologist for 36 years.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • University Hospital-University Health System

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  1. Hepatitis C Screening: Questions for the Doctor

    Everyone ages 18 to 79 needs to get tested for hepatitis C. (USPSTF)

  2. Protect Yourself from Seasonal Flu

    Get the flu vaccine every year to protect yourself and others from the flu. (ACIP)

  3. Talk with Your Doctor About Depression

    Talk with your doctor about how you are feeling if you have been sad, down, or hopeless. (USPSTF)

  4. Get Your Well-Woman Visit Every Year

    See a doctor or nurse for a checkup once a year. (HRSA)

  5. Watch for Warning Signs of Relationship Violence

    If you think your partner might be abusive, talk with your doctor about getting help. (USPSTF)

  6. Get Screened for Cervical Cancer

    Get a Pap test every 3 years. If you get a Pap test and an HPV test, you can get screened every 5 years instead. (USPSTF)

  7. Get Tested for HIV

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  8. Get Your Blood Pressure Checked

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  9. Drink Alcohol Only in Moderation

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  10. Get Vaccines to Protect Your Health (Adults Ages 19 to 49 Years)

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  13. Talk with Your Doctor About Drug Misuse

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