Vincent W. Gatto, MD, has accepted the position of Chief Medical Officer for Winter Haven Hospital and Winter Haven Women’s Hospital. He assumes the role while also winding down his obstetrics and gynecology practice at Bond Clinic through the end of the year.
Dr. Gatto started at Bond Clinic in 1984, the same year that he completed his medical training at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. His entire medical career has been with Bond Clinic in Winter Haven, resulting in thousands of loyal patients and more than 4000 newborn deliveries.
While at Bond Clinic, Dr. Gatto has served on the Bond Clinic Operations Committee, the Quality Assurance Committee, and helped implement the electronic medical records (EMR) system of choice. In addition, as a member of the Winter Haven Hospital medical staff, Dr. Gatto has served as OB/GYN section chair, member of the Credentials Committee, and member of the Quality Improvement Committee.
At the Winter Haven Women’s Hospital, he established specialized training for labor nurses, a family-focused system for cesarean births, and pharmaceutical protocols for various procedures. Dr. Gatto will continue to see established patients at his Bond Clinic practice through the end of the year before retiring from Bond Clinic in December.