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Website: Owensboro Health Medical Group

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Michael Gabbard

Michael Gabbard, DO

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Specializing in Family Medicine
  • One Health
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  • English

Education & Training


Georgetown College, B.S. in Biology, Minor in Chemistry
University of Kentucky, Clinical Laboratory Sciences (CLS) program
University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine


Grandview Medical Center, Family Practice


A patient's message

Read the message sent to Dr. Gabbard on National Doctors' Day.

"The work you do is very important. You have a combination of professionalism, compassion and humor. We appreciate you very much and are blessed to have you as our physician." - Andrea & Maddox

"Dr. Michael Gabbard is my primary care physician. He is a very caring and concerned doctor. Dr. Gabbard takes his time during my office visits, genuinely interested in my health care needs. I would like to tell him how much I appreciate his work." - Cindy

"THANK YOU, THANK YOU. You have been a lifesaver. When my son needed a doctor, you saw him right away, you not only took care of my son, you took care of his mom. I will always be eternally grateful for all you have done for my family. I hope you and your family and a life of happiness and Joy. Thankful & Grateful." - Angela 

"Dr. Gabbard Thank you for your Kindness, Your listening ear, and your friendliness. I feel like I can come to you for anything and You will be there for me. God Bless You." - Derrick

Teaching or Professional Positions

  • Grandview Medical Center, Dayton, OH
    • Family practice residency, July 2013-Present
  • Southern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC), Portsmouth, OH
    • OMS-III & IV rotations, August 2011-May 2013
  • Medical shadowing experience in internal medicine with April Hall, DO; Whitesburg, KY; August 2010-April 2011
  • University of Kentucky CLS Program
    • Worked with various laboratory technicians (i.e., phlebotomy, blood bank, microbiology, chemistry)  throughout the duration of the program, 2007-2008
  • Medical shadowing experience in internal medicine with Dr. Craig Martin; Georgetown, KY; August-December 2006
  • University of Kentucky PEPP Step II program, Lexington, KY; June 2006
    • 4 week residential summer program; rotation experiences in the emergency department, operating room, labor & delivery, Cardinal Hill Hospital, Special Needs Camp for Children, and the UK Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Professional Memberships

  • Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) 2008-2013
  • Kentucky Osteopathic Medical Association (KOMA) 2008-2013
  • American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP) 2008-2013
  • American Osteopathic Association (AOA) 2008-Current

Honors, Awards, etc.

  • Cum Laude Graduate, Georgetown College, 2007
  • University of Kentucky Professional Education Preparation Program (PEPP) participant, 2007
  • NAIA All-American Scholar Athlete, Georgetown College, 2006
  • Georgetown College Football, Champion’s Club, 2004
  • Mid-South Academic All-Conference Team, 2004-2005
  • Dean’s List, Georgetown College, 2004-2007
  • Alpha Lambda Delta Pre-Professional Honor society, Georgetown College, 2003