Tuesday, 23 January 2018

The Radiology Profession and Dr. Gail Weingast

These days, Dr. Gail Weingast has a reputation as a highly regarded radiology specialist at William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut, where Sheba’s been for more than two decades and currently serves as the Chief of Ultrasound and Breast Imaging. Whereas her path to her current important position wasn't always a straight line, she still places a high value on every aspect of her journey because it all contributed to making her the doctor she is today. For many years, Dr. Gail Weingast worked at several other hospitals, mostly in Colorado, but also in New York, until she settled into her current position, where she has managed to create a department that is considered one of the best in the region.

These days, Dr. Gail Weingast is perhaps best known as a highly regarded radiology specialist at William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut, where she is the Chief of Ultrasound and Breast Imaging. Of course, her path to her current position wasn't always a straight line.

Tuesday, 24 October 2017

Dr. Gail Weingast - Helping People Through Discovery

The art of radiology and ultrasound is really the art of discovery in order to help people. Dr. Gail Weingast figured out early on in her career that she wanted to pursue a speciality of ultrasound and radiology. She began her career at Colorado General Hospital for a several years, serving in a variety of departments and positions. Dr. Gail Weingast is currently a radiology specialist at William W. Backus Hospital, in Norwich, Connecticut. She has worked her way up to the Chief of Ultrasound and Breast Imaging. This position allows her to help people through the discoveries made through ultrasound and radiology.

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Biography: Gail Weingast

Her career journey began in 1969 and at the beginning, it wasn’t at all clear that young Gail Weingast wanted to be a doctor at all. Nowadays, it’s obvious, given that she has dedicated more than 40 years to the practice of medicine, but when she attended Tufts University’s Jackson College and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish, it wasn’t exactly a clear choice. Soon after, however, she entered the Boston University School of Medicine and she became Dr. Gail Weingast MD in 1976.

Following her time in medical school, Dr. Gail Weingast continued learning. She completed a two-year pediatrics internship, a two-year residency in pediatrics, a three year residency in the field of radiology under the guidance of Colorado General Hospital in Denver. She also completed a fellowship from the same hospital in the field of ultrasound in 1983 and Dr. Weingast then completed her post-graduate studies as a radiologist from 1983 to 1984 at St. Anthony’s Hospital, also in Denver.

From there, Dr. Gail Weingast worked at several other hospitals. Most of those were in Colorado, but there was one in New York, as well, before she settled into her current position, as a radiology specialist with William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut. She has been there for more than 20 years now, and she has guided that hospital’s radiology department into its current status as one of the best in the region, the country and even the world. Dr. Gail Weingast is now the Chief of Ultrasound and Breast Imaging and she is considered one of the best in the world.

Saturday, 15 April 2017

Dr. Gail Weingast, Radiology Pioneer

When the future Dr. Gail Weingast started her education by attending Jackson College at prestigious Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts, it was to obtain a degree in Spanish, so it was clear that medicine wasn’t her first calling. It couldn’t have taken long to discover her passion, however, because she chose to attend the School of Medicine at Boston University and she officially became Gail Weingast MD in 1976.

Following medical school, Dr. Gail Weingast knew she had a long way to go to be where she wanted. She completed a two-year pediatrics internship, a three-year radiology residency and a fellowship in ultrasound at Colorado General Hospital in Denver, and completed her post-graduate studies at Denver’s St. Anthony’s Hospital, where she honed her skills as a radiologist. She completed all of this by 1984 and spent the next decade or so in practice at several other hospitals all over Colorado and New York. Then, somehow, she ended up in Connecticut.

Now, Dr. Gail Weingast has been at William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut for more than 20 years. She now serves as the Chief of Ultrasound and Breast Imaging for the hospital and she has managed to guide her department into its current position as a premiere medical facility. In all, more than four decades of education and experience that has given her a decided edge. There is no way she would trade any of it for anything in the world because, even the Spanish degree had a good reason and served a purpose. She is changing the face of radiology for the better.

Monday, 30 January 2017

Dr. Gail Weingast, Backus Hospital’s Radiology Leader

She began her education by earning a B.A. in Spanish from at Jackson College at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts in 1969, so it was never clear that future Dr. Gail Weingast was destined to become a physician, let alone one who is considered one of the best doctors anywhere. However, something changed, because she was soon a med student at the Boston University School of Medicine. She officially became Dr. Gail Weingast, MD in 1976.

So many years later, Dr. Gail Weingast is considered one of the top radiology specialists anywhere. She has been at William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut for more than 20 years. She is now Backus’s Chief of Ultrasound and Breast Imaging. Over the course of the last two decades, she is credited with turning the radiology department there into one of the finest departments in the country. Overall, Dr. Gail Weingast has more than four decades of education and experience, which is the likely reason for the edge that has given her the ability to make such changes.

Saturday, 29 October 2016

Constantly Improving - Gail Weingast MD

While it is a good thing to prepare yourself for a medical degree, it is also important to always be improving your practice. One cannot simply rest on their established knowledge, especially not in the field of medicine as it is a constantly improving and changing industry. Gail Weingast MD has consistently worked to improve her medical practicing skills over her twenty plus years career. She now works as the Chief of Ultrasound, and Chief of Breast imaging at the William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut. This position was well earned from her years of service.

Prior to this prestigious position, she received a wide variety of education and career experience. Her education started with earning her Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Spanish in 1969 from Tufts University, Jackson College, Medford, MA. She then went on to earn her Degree in Medicine in 1976 from Boston University’s School of Medicine in Boston, MA.

After finishing her education, she began her residencies. She worked at a variety of hospitals in Colorado as well as New York developing her skills better during that time. Gail Weingast MD prides herself on always working to improve her skills and practice for both her patients and the employees that she oversees daily. She enjoys helping people with the knowledge and practice that she has earned and continues to better her skills daily.

Sunday, 24 July 2016

Gail Weingast, MD Profile

At first, it apparently wasn’t clear to Gail that she wanted a career in medicine, since her first stint in higher education involved getting a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish from Jackson College, Tufts University, in Medford, Massachusetts. Not long after, however, she was a medical student at the Boston University School of Medicine, where she officially became Gail Weingast MD in 1976.

Of course, that wasn’t the end of her education, not in the least. Following medical school, Dr. Weingast spent a lot of time at Colorado General Hospital in Denver, where she completed a pediatrics internship between 1976 and 1977 and a residency program in pediatrics over the next two years. She followed that by completing a residency in radiology from 1980 to 1983 and a fellowship in ultrasound in 1983. Dr. Weingast completed her post-graduate studies as a radiologist from 1983 to 1984 at St. Anthony’s Hospital, also in Denver.Dr. Gail Weingast worked at several other hospitals, mostly in Colorado, but also in New York, before she settled into her current hospital, where she has been for more than 20 years.

These days, Dr. Gail Weingast can be found at William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut, where she is the Chief of Ultrasound and Breast Imaging. Now one of the most prominent radiology specialists in the country, she values every aspect of her career because it all made her the doctor she is today.