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Oregon Providers – Eugene

Dr. Andrew Gilchrist M.D.
Direct Primary Care of Eugene
Internal Medicine

76C Centennial Loop
Eugene OR 97401
Website: Direct Primary Care of Eugene

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Talented and thoughtful, Dr. Andrew Gilchrist is a physician who helps his patients achieve their best possible health with a comprehensive approach focused on preventative care. Recognized by his colleagues for setting the highest standards for himself, Dr. Gilchrist was selected by his peers to appear in Eugene Magazine’s Top Doctors issue. He has been involved in physician training all over the United States.

Dr. Gilchrist completed his internal medicine training at The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa. Prior to this, he earned his medical degree at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno and Las Vegas, where he was named outstanding student in internal medicine. He attended and received his undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Washington, where he was a member of the track and field team and was recognized for outstanding academic achievement by the school’s athletic department.
Dr. Gilchrist’s areas of interest include preventive health and wellness, managing complex and multiple medical problems and the medical treatment of osteoarthritis. He also has a passion for providing primary care to active people—amateur and elite athletes alike. Click here for more information.
Dr. Gilchrist is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and has nearly 20 years’ experience practicing in Oregon. In addition to seeing his patients at Direct Primary Care of Eugene, Dr. Gilchrist has served in leadership roles in the Eugene medical community, including two years as Chief of Staff at McKenzie Willamette Medical Center. Most recently, he served as president of the Lane County Medical Society. A few of his many leisure time interests are running, cycling, tinkering with vintage cars, and spending time with his family. Click here to read Dr. Gilchrist’s complete CV.