Meet your doctor

Meet your doctor

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

  • Administrative titles

    • Director of Service - Director of Laparoscopic Surgery of Surgery - Bariatric Surgery, Staten Island University Hospital

    • Director of Service - Director-Bariatric & Min.Invasive Surg of Surgery - Bariatric Surgery, Staten Island University Hospital

    • Program Director - Program Director, General Surgery of Surgery - Bariatric Surgery, Staten Island University Hospital

  • Academic titles

    • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Tufts University at Boston

  • Residencies

    • Montefiore Medical Center

  • Fellowships

    • Montefiore Medical Center

  • Affiliations

    • Staten Island University Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

256C Mason Avenue, 3rd FloorStaten Island, NY 10305

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

04/01/2019
"dr Gibbs is amazing, professional . explained everything. even though I am a nurse she spoke to me as a patient I know my surgery will be done in the best of hands"
03/23/2019
"I got to see Dr Gibbs which I was very happy about."
03/21/2019
"Love her!"
01/25/2019
"Dr. K. Gibbs is top of her field, she makes sure her patient is well prepared for what to come. GIves verbal advice, as well as written material to review soft. Is well prepared as to what to expect in future."
01/18/2019
"I work in the medical field, so I have an idea of what was going on. They are all good staffs. Nothing bad to said at all."
01/01/2019
"Dr Karen Gibbs is what every care professional should be. I cannot begin to find enough words to praise this wonderful doctor. She shows concern, care and empathy. She is just a wonderful human being and an amazing doctor. You are so lucky to have her on your Staff."
12/31/2018
"I have/had complete confidence in Dr. Gibbs. She made sure I understood everything pertaining to my procedure and medications. She was friendly was always concerned for my questions & worries. I would highly recommend her -"
12/27/2018
"Very attentive to my questions and fears and giving me the answers I was looking for."
10/30/2018
"Dr. Gibbs is an amazing doctor and surgeon. herself and her staff were/are truly amazing. it's an honor to have such an amazing team for support throughout the entirety of my life changing process. Such professionalism and greatness."
10/26/2018
"Dr. Gibbs is more than a wonderful doctor. I have no complaints she is kind, caring, polite and made me feel that I am in very capable hands. All of her health group are wonderful."
10/25/2018
"Excellent."
10/16/2018
"Dr. Karen E. Gibbs made sure I was well informed about my procedure."
09/05/2018
"Love them all!"
09/04/2018
"I have complete confidence being in Dr. Gibbs' medical care. I like her integrity and straight forward honesty; also she has a great sense of humor."
08/04/2018
"Dr Gibbs is a true professional. She ensures you understand what you have to do to help yourself prior to and after surgery. Dr Gibbs is very knowledgeable and shares information in a most informative manner."
07/07/2018
"Dr. Gibb is very thorough & no nonsense. She is an exceptional physician."
06/15/2018
"NP Lyndis & Dr. Gibbs are very clear and understanding with regards to my health."
04/26/2018
"Like I said in the front Dr. Gibbs is one of the best doctors I have encountered in many years."
03/15/2018
"I would recommend to all of my family and friends to Dr. Gibbs and her team. I'm always looking forward to my appointment with them."
02/28/2018
"I had 100% confidence with Dr. Gibbs & I will recommend to others. "
10/20/2017
"Dr. Gibbs is very thorough & was very helpful - She understood my health concern -"
07/24/2017
"My past visits have been great !"
05/02/2017
"I highly recommend Dr. Gibbs."
03/31/2017
"Dr. Gibbs is fantastic! I recommend her to everyone!"
03/30/2017
"I had a big surgery with great results. Dr. Gibbs and her team are the best at what they do."
12/27/2016
"Dr. Gibbs is a passionate surgeon who has my best interest in mind. She communicates very well and has compassion and humanity when dealing with me as her patient. I adore her!"
11/02/2016
"Upon meeting Dr. Gibbs I could tell right away that she knows what she has to do with me and spoke well so my family & I understood what she had to say."
10/13/2016
"Very caring and understanding."
02/06/2015
"Good experience."
01/27/2015
"I've already recommended Dr. Gibbs to others with confidence."
11/20/2014
"Always great experience."
06/04/2014
"She is always attentive and knowledgeable."