Polk County Health Department

Dr. Nicole Gilg


Term Exprires 1/5/2021

Nicole Gilg, MD, MPH, CPE

Dr. Gilg is a board-certified family practice physician and section chief of the Primary Care Clinic at Broadlawns Medical Center.  In this role, she maintains a full-time outpatient practice as well as serving as adjunct faculty for medical students and residents.

Throughout her career, Dr. Gilg has collaborated with numerous community organizations with her passion focused on population health and improving cost-effective care.  Within Iowa, she has served on the physician advisory councils for both of the Medicaid managed care organizations as well as the Iowa Hospital Association.  She has also served on the executive committee of the Iowa Board of Medicine. 

Dr. Gilg received her Doctorate of Medicine and Masters in Public Health from Tulane University and completed her family practice residency at Harbor-UCLA.  She also holds certification as a physician executive through the American Academy of Physician Leadership.  

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Des Moines, IA 50314