Dr. Eric M. Gibney is the medical director of the kidney and pancreas transplant programs at Piedmont Transplant Institute. He is a transplant nephrologist who specializes in kidney diseases and transplantation. Dr. Gibney’s special interests include living kidney donation, transplant outreach, kidney disease in patients with liver disease, transplantation in HIV and clinical immunosuppression. He is involved with national committee work in living donor paired exchange, patient safety, and fellowship education.
Prior to joining Piedmont Transplant Institute, Dr. Gibney was a transplant nephrologist with the Division of Nephrology at the Hume-Lee Transplant Center at Virginia Commonwealth University. Dr. Gibney received his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine and completed his fellowship in renal transplantation and nephrology at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver. He completed his residency at New York University School of Medicine where he was also chief medical resident. He also performed post-graduate work in clinical research and biostatistics at the University of Colorado.
Dr. Gibney is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology and has been published in numerous medical journals.
Piedmont Atlanta Hospital
Kidney Diseases and Transplantation
American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Nephrology
Living kidney donors, Transplantation in HIV, Kidney disease in liver transplantation
Education and Training
Internship: Emory University School of Medicine
Residency: New York University Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO