Gilby, Jennifer R., MD

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7/5 Stars

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238 total patients rated this provider

Specialties: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Hospital Affiliations: Bayfront Baby Place, St. Anthony's

Meet Dr. Jennifer R. Gilby

Jennifer R. Gilby, MD, is a board-certified ob-gyn in St. Petersburg, Florida and certified in advanced daVinci robotic surgery and single incision robotic surgery. After graduating from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 1996, Dr. Gilby completed her residency under Dr. William Spellacy at the University of South Florida, where she was elected Administrative Chief Resident from 1999-2000. Dr. Gilby is extensively trained in daVinci robotics since she attended the Master’s Course in Gynecology, the Advanced Sacrocolpopexy, and the Master’s Course in Sacrocolpopexy. She is also a SottoPelle®  certified physician, studying and training under the direction of Dr. Gino Tutera, MD, FACOG.

Dr. Gilby’s special interests include the management of female pelvic floor dysfunction and incontinence. She incorporates many methods, including pelvic floor rehabilitation and strengthening exercises, as well as minimally-invasive laparoscopic and robotic repairs to help her patients manage incontinence and prolapse. Her other interests include treating perimenopausal and menopausal women. She is a proponent in the field of natural hormone replacement therapy, helping relieve the adverse effects of declining hormones in women. Dr. Gilby also performs minimally invasive, in-office procedures such as Nexplanon, ESSURE, and NovaSure endometrial ablation. In October 2007, she was the first physician in the Tampa Bay area to perform an in-office NovaSure ablation.

Dr. Gilby has served as chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at St. Petersburg General Hospital and as a board member and officer for Pinellas County Medical Society. She founded Women’s Care-Absolute Health & Wellness in 2005. Currently, Dr. Gilby is vice chairman of the Department of Surgery at St Anthony’s Hospital and an adjunct faculty at the Bayfront Medical Center Residency teaching ob-gyn residents.

Education & Training
  • University of South Florida, Residency
  • University of Florida College of Medicine, Medical School
Professional Associations
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Urogynecologic Society
  • Florida Obstetric and Gynecologic Society
  • North American Menopause Society
  • North American Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Universal Health Insurance Plans

Dr. Jennifer R. Gilby accepts the following health insurance plans.

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna
  • Coventry
  • Evolutions
  • First Health
  • Florida Blue
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • TriWest
  • PHCS
  • United Healthcare

We accept additional plans at select offices. Click below to view a full list.

Women’s Care

1600 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. North,

St. Petersburg, Florida, 33704

Phone: 727-323-3838

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Women’s Care

3055 5th Ave. North, Suite A,

St. Petersburg, Florida 33713

Phone: 727-323-3838

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Denise B
Denise B
21:03 17 Nov 21
Dr. Gilby is one of the best Gynecologist I ever had! I am so glad that I finally found someone who really cares. Thank you Dr. Gilby fr all your help and patience with me. I am going now for the second year being seeing by you and I am extremely satisfied.
Kay-lynne S. Taylor
Kay-lynne S. Taylor
18:26 11 Oct 21
Thank you to Dr. Jennifer R. Gilby and the team at the Women's Care for your amazing service, excellence and for the courtesy used by everyone in the office. I have been a client for several years. Doctor Gilby and her the staff are very professional; they take the time to provide a courteous and exceptional customer experience while ensuring a safe, comfortable, and serene atmosphere. The entire staff is very responsive, friendly, and knowledgeable! They go the extra mile to listen to questions and concerns without rushing the client. If you want competent and reliable care and attention, contact Dr. Jennifer R. Gilby’s office. I have recommended Dr. Gilby to my friends and continue to highly recommend this team. Excellent work. Thank you!
Danielle Micklitsch
Danielle Micklitsch
12:57 30 Sep 21
Dr. Gilby came highly recommended by a close friend. Upon, meeting the staff, nurses and Dr. Gilby I immediately knew why. A phenomenal office experience with each visit & a minimally invasive surgical procedure that couldn’t have gone better. Dr. Gilby and her team are tremendous & I look forward to being a patient for many years to come.

Request an Appointment with Dr. Jennifer R. Gilby

Dr. Gilby accepts new patients at her two locations in St. Petersburg. Please call Dr. Gilby’s office to book your first appointment. Returning patients may sign in to your patient portal to make your next appointment.

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