Gilbert A. Leidig Jr., M.D., F.A.C.C. Cardiology-Interventional
Dr. Leidig joined Cardiology Physicians in June of 1996. Dr. Leidig obtained a Bachelor of Science degree, Summa Cum Laude, from Loyola College in Baltimore, Maryland. He then attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. His post-graduate training in Internal Medicine came during a residency at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Dr. Leidig was an attending physician at Keller Army Hospital at the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York. He then did a cardiovascular fellowship at Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School, in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Leidig served as Chief of Cardiology at Womack Army Medical Center in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He was a consulting associate and interventional attending at the catheterization laboratories at the Duke University Medical Center. His recognitions include membership in A.O.A., and the Best Doctors in Delaware. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology.
Dr. Leidig has a strong commitment to consultative and clinical cardiology. He has areas of interest including echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography, and stress echocardiography. Dr. Leidig has expertise in diagnostic catheterization as well as coronary stent placement and angioplasty. He also has expertise in peripheral vascular disease and stent placement and angioplasty for the treatment of peripheral vascular disease.
Dr. Leidig and his wife Meaghen were married in 1985 and are the proud parents of Andrew, Patrick, Farrell and Molly. Our family enjoys gardening, running, swimming, birding and hiking as well as reading, trivia, stamp collecting and current events. Dr. Leidig is on the Pastoral Council at St. Mary of the Assumption Church in Hockessin and on the Salesianum School Board of Trustees. Dr. Leidig is an avid fan of his hometown Baltimore Orioles and Ravens.
University of Pennsylvania Doctor of Medicine 1980-1984
Residency and Fellowship
Residency – (Internal Medicine), Walter Reed Army Medical Center 1985-1987
Fellowship – (Cardiovascular Medicine), Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School 1990-1993
Licensure and Board Certification
Diplomate – National Board of Medical Examiners Parts I, II, III
1996 Medical Center of Delaware
1996 St Francis
1993-1996 Womack Army Medical Center, Fort Bragg, NC
1993-1996 Duke University (consulting), Durham, NC
1988-1990 Arden Hill Hospital, Goshen, NY
Academic and Administrative Appointments
1993-1996 Consulting Association Department of Medicine, Duke University
1990-1993 Clinical Fellow in Medicine (cardiology), Harvard
1985-1987 Teaching Fellow, Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
1994-present Fellow ACC
1990-1993 Member ACC
1987-present Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Delaware Medical Society
AWARDS & HONORS Certificate of Merit. Most Outstanding Associates Preser HOHON Army – ACP Regional Meeting 1986