Dr. Brett Gilbert, MD

Dr. Brett Gilbert, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Brett Gilbert, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Duke University in 2003 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hip surgery, and more.Read his story

3100 Duraleigh Rd Ste 100

Raleigh, NC 27612

Contact Information

(919) 788-8797

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gilbert performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Gilbert's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gilbert "Dr. Gilbert is a graduate of the University of Illinois and Duke University School of Medicine. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Duke University Medical Center, and furthered his training with an Adult Joint Reconstruction Fellowship at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Gilbert is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and has a broad range of knowledge in general orthopaedics. Dr. Gilbert specializes in the treatment of hip and knee arthritis. His areas of surgical expertise include: minimally invasive hip and knee replacements partial knee replacements Makoplasty robotically assisted joint replacements (hip and knee) knee arthroscopy direct anterior muscle sparing hip replacements revision hip and knee replacements computer assisted surgery gender specific joint replacements rapid rehabilitation protocols for faster recovery after surgery Dr. Gilbert practices at Rex Hospital and North Carolina Specialty Hospital. He has been in practice since 2008."
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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

72  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Illinois
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Duke University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Duke University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gilbert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gilbert's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gilbert to family and friends
62 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (62)

  • 5
    (48)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Gilbert's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

I didn’t choose Dr Gilbert but my insurance had criteria I had to meet so he became my surgeon. I couldn’t be happier with his care and his team. They are always quick to respond to questions and show great concern for me as a person. I don’t feel like just another patient in and out the door. All...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Gilbert's twice. He was my surgeon for a right hip replacement in 2017, and now has replaced my left knee. My experience has always been very good with his explanations of what can be expected in preparation for the surgery, during, and follow-up. He is an excellent...more
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Thank you for the kind words and review, Barbara!

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I feel very fortunate to have had such a skilled surgeon to perform my total knee replacement. Dr. Gilbert was caring, thorough and professional. He answered all my questions and helped me to feel at ease. His entire staff was very helpful to me as well. The physical therapists were great too! ...more
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I had a right knee replacement done by Dr. Gilbert on December 20,2017, I left he hospital on Dec. 21 with no pain and never had pain during my recovery. I was out of work 6 weeks, I had physical therapy during that six weeks 2 days week. I was nervous about it but it turned out to be really...more
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I have had total knee replacement on both knees, 3 month apart, performed by Dr, Gilbert. Best decision ever!!! Post surgical knee pain wasn't as bad as the pre-surgical pain. Physical Therapy was difficult at times, but paid off. I cannot say enough about Dr, Gilbert and the staff at...more
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