Brian Fitzgerald, MD

Brian FitzgeraldBrian Fitzgerald, MD
Assistant Professor
Family Medicine at Old Town
25827 SE Highway 19
Old Town, Florida 32680

Contact Information 
Phone: (352) 542-0068
Fax: (352) 542-1843
E-mail: fitzb178@ufl.edu


Professional Biography

Dr. Brian Fitzgerald is a family physician who primarily practices outpatient primary care at the UF Family Medicine – Old Town clinic and inpatient medicine at UF Shands Hospital. Dr. Fitzgerald received his Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Minor in Spanish from the University of Florida where he also completed his degree medical degree. He then completed his Family Medicine residency at the University of North Carolina.

He is passionate about providing high quality care to underserved communities and has been involved in student-run free clinics for many years. During his time as a medical student he helped lead a medical outreach trip to Dominican Republic where he was able to communicate with locals in Spanish. Dr. Fitzgerald also recently co-authored a case report in the journal Clinical Diabetes and Endocrinology.

Education/Training

Residency University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Family Medicine
MD University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida
Medicine
Minor University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida
Spanish
BS University Florida
Gainesville, Florida
Psychology

Certifications and Professional Organizations

  • American Board of Family Medicine Board Certification
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
  • Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics
  • State of Florida Medical Unrestricted License
  • State of North Carolina Medical Unrestricted License

Honors and Awards

  • Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism (2013)
  • International Medical Mission Service Award – UF College of Medicine Honors Convocation (2011)
  • Excellence Award in Human Behavior – UF College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry (2010)
  • Golden Key International Honor Society (2006)

Clinical Interest

  • Practicing Outpatient and Inpatient Medicine
  • Joint Injections
  • Dermatology Procedures
  • Sports Medicine
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Depression and Anxiety Management

Recent Publications

  • Page C; Fitzgerald, B; Hawes, E: Latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood: case report Clinical Diabetes and Endocrinology 2017, 3:11.