Dr David Gerber, MD, MHSc, FRCS(C), has been a gynecologist for over eight years. Prior to that, he was a family doctor for four years. He graduated from Medical School at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa. He trained in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. After completing his residency, he did a subspecialty in Incontinence Surgery in Toronto. He attained a Masters in Health Sciences in Bioethics at the University of Toronto in 2004. During this time he practised academic gynecology at Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Science Centre in Toronto, with an interest in minimally invasive surgery, colposcopy and emergency gynecology.
Dr. Gerber is a member of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada and the American College Obstetricians and Gynecologists. In addition to his clinical practice, he teaches residents and students as well as lectures to community physicians. He has developed surgical systems that allow small procedures to be done efficiently and safely in an outpatient setting. His medical philosophy is grounded in the Feminine Ethics of Care Framework.