Orlando Physician Bios

Dr. Gerald J. Kivett

Dr. Kivett was born in Coral Gables. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Florida. Following graduation, he entered the U.S. Naval Flight Program in Pensacola and earned his Wings of Gold. After six years of active service, he returned to the University of Florida and received his Bachelor of Science in chemistry and biology with honors.

He continued his naval career in the Naval reserve as a pilot and later as a medical officer, reaching the rank of captain.

Dr. Kivett received his medical degree from the University of Florida, College of Medicine. He completed his three-year residency in Family Practice at the Naval Regional Medical Center in Jacksonville.

Dr. Kivett is a standing member of the American Academy of Family Practice. Dr. Kivett has also been appointed Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Medicine, by the American Board of Family Medicine.

Professional Society Memberships
Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians

Professional Appointments and Affiliations
Director, Central Florida Medical Affiliates, Board of Directors
Member, Association of Military Surgeons of the United States
Past Chairman, Department. of Family Practice, Orlando Regional Medical Center
Captain, Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve, Retired
FAA Medical Examiner 1999

Hospital Affiliations
Orlando Regional Healthcare Systems

Honors and Awards
Best Doctors in America 2011-2012, 2009-2010, 1996-2008