Gilson, Dr Sarah



Geriatric medicine


Community geriatrics

Training and education

  • BSc in biomedical sciences 2005
  • BM University of Southampton 2006
  • MRCP 2010
  • Specialist certificate in elderly medicine 2012
  • MSc gerontology 2015


Dr Gilson has worked as a consultant in geriatric medicine at the Trust since September 2015. Alongside a multidisciplinary team she looks after older patients from  the Hythe area of the New Forest. Her role includes community geriatrics which involves close working with the Hythe community team and GPs conducting domiciliary home visits and comprehensive geriatric assessments.

Dr Gilson also works alongside Dr Strike to manage patients undergoing rehabilitation at Romsey Community Hospital. Her role also includes front door working at Southampton General Hospital, improving flow, enabling early discharge and providing senior decision making in the management of complex older patients. 

Key achievements

  • Service improvement around locality based working and integrating hospital and community services


You can contact Dr Gilson via her secretary on 023 8120 4354 or email