Marina Gilca, MD

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Marina Gilca, MD

Marina Gilca, MD


Dr. Marina Gilca joined Retina Consultants in October 2017.  Dr. Gilca received her medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada.  She completed her ophthalmology residency at the University of Montreal in Montreal, Canada, followed by a surgical and medical retinal fellowship at Rush University in Chicago, Illinois.  

Dr. Gilca is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retina Specialists.  She is also fluent in several languages.  


 

Education


2017       Vitreoretinal Fellowship
                     Rush University, Chicago, Illinois

2015       Ophthalmology Residency and Internship
                     University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada

2010       M.D.C.M
                     McGill University, Montreal, Canada

2006       Pre-medical Year in the Faculty of Sciences
                     McGill University, Montreal, Canada

2005       Diploma of College Studies in the Health Sciences Program
                     Champlain-St. Lawrence College, Quebec City, Canada


 

Certifications


2016       Ophthalmology
               American Board of Ophthalmology

2015       Ophthalmology
                     Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians of Canada


 

Honors & Awards


2013 - 14       Chief Resident
                    University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada

2005 - 06     Dean's Honor List
                            McGill University, Montreal, Canada
                            
Awarded to the students whose GPA ranked in the top 10% of their faculty.

2005 - 06     McConnell Award
                            McGill University, Montreal, Canada
                            
Awarded to students who ranked in the top 5% of their faculty.

2005 - 06     McCullagh Prize in Latin
                            McGill University, Montreal, Canada
                            
Awarded, on the basis of outstanding academic performance, to students in Ancient Greek or Latin language courses.

2005            McGill Certificate of Merit
                            McGill University, Montreal, Canada
                            
Awarded based on academic excellence during college studies.

2003 - 05     Dean's Honor List
                            Champlain-St. Lawrence College, Quebec City, Canada
                            
Awarded to students who, carrying a normal course load, achieved an overall average of at least eighty percent.


 

Professional Memberships


American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Society of Retina Specialists