Jacob Gelberg, MD, FRCPC, has joined Yavapai Regional Medical Group (YRMG) Pulmonology and Infectious Disease.
An accomplished pulmonologist, Dr. Gelberg has extensive experience caring for people with conditions that affect the respiratory system—asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema and more. He is certified in both respirology and internal medicine.
Dr. Gelberg’s medical education included a fellowship in interventional pulmonology at the University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada and another in respirology at McMaster University in Ontario, Canada. Prior to that, he undertook multiple internal medicine residencies: one at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Ottawa and another at Queen’s University in Ontario. Dr. Gelberg earned his medical degree from Queen’s University.
A dedicated educator, Dr. Gelberg has received several awards of excellence for his work with future clinicians. He was also recognized by the Cancer Quality Council of Ontario for establishing a clinic focused on caring for people with malignant pleural effusion (MPE), a disease that causes a buildup of fluid and cancer cells between the chest wall and lungs.
Dr. Gelberg has been involved in numerous research studies that focus on improving care for people with COPD, lung cancer and other medical conditions. He has also published articles in a variety of peer-reviewed journals and is sought after as an expert speaker by leading medical societies.
Schedule an Appointment
Dr. Gelberg is accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment, please contact:
YRMG Pulmonology and Infectious Disease
811 Ainsworth Drive
Prescott, Arizona 86301
Submitted by Dignity Health Yavapai Regional Medical Group