Joseph A. Gil, MD

Joseph A. Gil, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Joseph A. Gil, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in treating hand and upper extremity conditions.

With advanced training in hand and upper extremity surgery, Dr. Gil has an interest in brachial plexus injuries, nerve conditions, tendon transfers, soft tissue reconstruction, wrist and finger arthritis, athletic wrist injuries, and upper extremity trauma.

Dr. Gil earned his medical degree at Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Chicago, and completed his orthopedic surgery residency and an orthopedic trauma fellowship at Brown University. He later completed a fellowship in hand, upper extremity, and microvascular surgery at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.

With a passion to advance orthopedic research, Dr. Gil has co-authored more than 120 clinical and basic science research papers. He is also the author of several book chapters and has presented his studies at multiple national and international meetings.

He is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery with the Surgery of the Hand Subspecialty Certification. Dr. Gil is assistant professor of orthopaedics at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.



University Orthopedics, Inc., East Providence
1 Kettle Point
East Providence, RI 02914


  • Medical School:  Loyola University