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Elizabeth Gibb

MD MPhil

Pediatric pulmonologist
Bay Area native and boy mom

Dr. Elizabeth Gibb cares for children with complicated medical conditions and their families, with a commitment to managing their care both over time and during severe episodes. She specializes in treating asthma, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, interstitial lung disease, cystic fibrosis, sleep apnea and respiratory conditions related to neuromuscular disease, as well as in performing flexible bronchoscopy and pulmonary function tests. Her research focuses on understanding the role of spirometry as a marker of asthma severity.

Gibb earned a master of philosophy degree in biochemistry at the University of Cambridge and her medical degree from Harvard Medical School. She completed a residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric pulmonary medicine at UCSF. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She wrote, produced and directed a UCSF teaching video on pediatric asthma.

  • Education

    Harvard Medical School, 2007

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Pediatrics, 2010

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine, 2013

  • Board Certifications

    Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

    Pediatric Pulmonology, American Board of Pediatrics

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

Where I see patients (11)

    Fetal surgery firsts

    The first open fetal surgery in the world was performed at UCSF in the early 1980s.