dennis gibson

Dennis Gibson, MD, FACP, CEDS

Medical Director | Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine
Dr. Dennis Gibson joined ACUTE in 2017 and serves as the Medical Director.

Dennis Gibson, MD, FACP, CEDS serves as the Medical Director at ACUTE. Dr. Gibson joined ACUTE in 2017 and has since dedicated his clinical efforts to the life-saving medical care of patients with extreme forms of eating disorders and severe malnutrition. He has quickly developed an expertise in the treatment of this extremely ill and underserved population, and he is actively involved in several research initiatives to help identify evidence-based treatment best practices to address the serious medical complications of eating disorders. Dr. Gibson is also an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate degree at Albion College in Michigan and earned his medical degree at Southern Illinois University. He completed his internal medicine residency at University of South Florida, is Board certified in Internal Medicine and earned the prestigious CEDS credential from iaedp, underscoring his commitment to effective care and clinical excellence in the treatment of eating disorders.  

ACUTE Earns Prestigious Center of Excellence Designation from Anthem
In 2018, the ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders & Severe Malnutrition at Denver Health was honored by Anthem Health as a Center of Excellence for Medical Treatment of Severe and Extreme Eating Disorders. ACUTE is the first medical unit ever to achieve this designation in the field of eating disorders. It comes after a rigorous review process.

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