An Arizona native, Dr. Gilchrist is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology by the American Board of Pathology with a sub-specialty certification in gastrointestinal pathology. Dr. Gilchrist completed his undergraduate studies at Arizona State University, Tempe campus. He completed his medical school training at The University of Arizona from which he graduated in the top 5% of his class and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Afterwards, he completed his residency at The University of Arizona and served as chief resident before completing a fellowship in gastrointestinal pathology.
Dr. Gilchrist joined Western & Pinnacle Pathology in 2011 and is an active member of the Honor Health medical staff with contributing roles in numerous clinical conferences and network committees. Dr. Gilchrist is also a member of the American Society for Clinical Pathology, the United States and Canada Academy of Pathology, the College of American Pathologists, and the Arizona Society of Pathologists.
Dr. Gilchrist has a wealth of experience in surgical pathology, breast pathology, cytology, hematopathology, and specialized experience in gastrointestinal pathology with special interest in small luminal biopsy evaluation, large oncologic resection specimens, as well as liver and pancreas biopsies. He has published and presented both locally and nationally on a variety of GI-related topics.