Michael Austin Gibson, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Michael Austin Gibson, M.D.

Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor

To see if Michael Austin Gibson is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).




Cardiovascular Medicine

Advanced Heart Failure and Heart Transplantation


Internal Medicine

Locations and Contact

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

Cardiology Clinic
4860 Y St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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UC Davis Medical Group - Folsom

UC Davis Medical Group - Folsom
251 Turn Pike Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630

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Additional Numbers

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. Gibson is an adult cardiologists specializing in advanced heart failure, left ventricular assist devices and heart transplantation. He has a clinical interest in cardiogenic shock and support devices.


Cardiovascular Medicine

Center/Program Affiliation

Transplant Center

Undergraduate School

B.S., UC San Diego, San Diego CA 2005

Medical School

M.D., Einstein College of Medicine, New York NY 2009


Internal Medicine, UC San Diego, San Diego CA 2009-2010


Internal Medicine, UC San Diego, San Diego CA 2010-2012


Cardiology, UC San Diego, San Diego CA 2012-2015


Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation, UC San Diego, San Diego CA 2015-2016

UCI Cardiology Attending of the Year, 2018

Heart Failure Society of America Research Fellowship Award, 2015

Cardiology Fellow of the Year, 2013

Internal Medicine Fellow of the Year, 2013

Wong DJ, Sampat U, Gibson MA, Auger WR, Madani MM, Daniels LB, Raisinghani AB, DeMaria AN, Blanchard DG. Tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension before and after pulmonary thromboendarterectomy. Echocardiography. 2016 Dec;33(12):1805-1809. doi:10.1111/echo.13364. Epub 2016 Sep 7. PMID:27600256.

Lalani GG, Schricker A, Gibson M, Rostamian A, Krummen DE, Narayan SM. Atrial conduction slows immediately before the onset of human atrial fibrillation: A biatrial contact mapping study of transitions to atrial fibrillation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Feb;59(6):595-606.

Safaei R, Larson BJ, Cheng TC, Gibson MA, Otani S, Naerdemann W, Howell SB. Abnormal lysosomal trafficking and enhanced exosomal export of cisplatin in drug-resistant human ovarian carcinoma cells. Mol Cancer Ther. 2005 Oct;4(10):1595-604. doi:10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-05-0102. PMID:16227410.