B.A., St. Anselm College (1983)
M.D., Georgetown University (1990)
Residency – Lahey Hitchcock Clinic
Salanteau Scholarship – 4th Year Student Award for Excellence
Dr. Gillard was honored with inclusion in South Shore Living and Cape Cod Magazine’s Top Doctor Award in 2015 and 2016 and in Boston Magazine and South Shore Living’s Top Doctor Award in 2017.
Born in Nova Scotia and raised in Dedham, Dr. Gillard received his undergraduate degree from Saint Anselm College. He earned his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and did his surgical internship at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. He completed his training in urology at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Burlington.
Dr. Gillard has been practicing urology in southeastern Massachusetts since 1998. He has held the position of Chief of Urology at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital – Plymouth (formerly Jordan Hospital). In 2011, he joined Greater Boston Urology and now practices general urology at our Plymouth Care Center. He sub-specializes in enlarged prostate therapies, including Rezūm therapy. And in 2021, Dr. Gillard was designated as the first Massachusetts Center of Excellence for GreenLight™ Laser Therapy treatment – a minimally invasive outpatient procedure for men looking to treat their benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
Regularly named a "Top Doc," Dr. Gillard has experience as Chief of Surgery and Chief of Urology at his community hospital. He has also been trained in the SpaceOAR® Hydrogel system and is eager to educate patients on how this treatment option can help minimize the side effects of prostate cancer radiation therapy. Dr. Gillard is also a recognized kidney stone expert.
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital – Plymouth