Gary L. Weeks M.D., F.A.C.C., F.S.C.A.I.

 Gary  L. Weeks M.D., F.A.C.C., F.S.C.A.I.

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Specialty

  • Cardiology

Bio

Dr. Weeks is chief of cardiology at Northwest Hospital, where he has been in practice since 1990. He is a clinical assistant professor at UW. He specializes in general cardiology, interventional cardiology and treatment of peripheral artery disease. Dr. Weeks is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the Society of Cardiac Angiography and Intervention. Dr. Weeks received his bachelor's degree from Amherst College in Massachusetts, and his M.D. Degree from Northwestern University in Chicago. His internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship were performed at Harvard University in Boston. His interventional cardiology fellowship was at Brown University in Rhode Island.

Patient Care Philosophy

I believe that we have great capabilities to prevent and treat cardiovascular disease. I strive to work with each individual to create a personalized approach using good nutrition and exercise, appropriate medication, and more advanced medical and surgical treatments in selected cases. My goal is to ensure that all my patients achieve an active and full lifestyle with a rewarding quality of life.

Clinical Interests

General cardiology; interventional cardiology; peripheral artery disease treatment; cardiac pacemakers.

Education

Institution Credential Year
Northwestern Univ. Medical School Medical education 1980
Medical College of Virginia Hospitals Internship
New England Deaconess Hospital Residency
Harvard Medical School Fellowship
Rhode Island Hospital Fellowship
Degree Institution Year
MD Northwestern University Medical School 1980

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
American Board of Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Disease 1987
American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine 1984
American Board of Internal Medicine Interventional Cardiology 2001