Dr. Rebecca Gildersleeve is a board-certified pediatrician at Schodack Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and attended medical school at Albany Medical College. She completed her internship and residency in pediatrics at Albany Medical Center.
Dr. Gildersleeve always loved working with children. She decided to go into medicine as a pediatrician when she was working in a research lab at Dana Farber Cancer Institute. She wanted to combine her love for working with children and her interest in medicine. She enjoys the opportunity to provide routine preventative care to help improve wellness. She has special professional interests in treating allergies and asthma, providing lactation (breastfeeding) support, and treating skin disorders and ADHD. As a pediatrician, Dr. Gildersleeve enjoys partnering with families as their children grow through each stage of development, from newborn to young adult, providing well childcare and supporting patients and families during times of illness.
Dr. Gildersleeve moved to the Capital Region in 1997 when she started medical school. She has been a resident of East Greenbush since 2003 and has been in practice at Schodack Internal Medicine and Pediatrics since 2005. Outside of the office, Dr. Gildersleeve enjoys running and skiing. She lives with her husband, daughter and dog.
MD, Albany Medical College
BS, University of Massachusetts
Albany Medical Center, Pediatrics
Schodack Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
* = sees patients at hospital.
** = does not see patients at hospital.
Albany Medical Center Hospital **
St. Peter's Hospital **