George Washington University Medical School - 1977
Family Practice Internship and Residency - Emanuel Hospital, Portland, Oregon
Board Certified, American Board of Family Practice Board Certified,
Board Certified in Geriatrics.
Dr. Gossom has been in practice on San Juan Island for over 30 years. He is currently the medical director of Islands Convalescent Center and adult family homes. Prior to his private practice with San Juan Healthcare, Dr. Gossom served as the San Juan County Emergency Medical Director. Throughout his three decades of practice in the San Juan community, Dr. Gossom has been instrumental in the development of health services such as the local hospice group, visiting nursing program, ferry medical priority system and medical evacuation system. Along with his wife, Cooky, they have raised their three children and been vital active members in the community.