Dr. Jacob Gelberg

Division of Respirology

Jacob Gelberg


Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Respirology, Department of Medicine






Education and Professional Standing

Dr. Jacob Gelberg graduated from Queen’s University School of Medicine in 2007. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Queen’s University and his Respirology Fellowship at McMaster University. He went on to complete a fellowship in Interventional Pulmonology at the University of Calgary with a focus on minimally invasive diagnostic and therapeutic pulmonary procedures.

He returned to McMaster in 2013 and is currently an Assistant Professor in the Division of Respirology and the Department of Medicine. His areas of interest include lung cancer, pulmonary nodules, pleural disease and minimally invasive interventional chest procedures.

He is a Clinical Lead in the Pleural Disease Clinic, Deputy Director of the pulmonary function laboratory and sits on the endoscopy and medical simulation committees. He is also a consultant in Respirology at St. Joseph’s and Juravinski Hospitals.