About Parenting Expert, Doctor G

Deborah Gilboa, MD, aka “Doctor G” is a Pittsburgh-based parenting expert, Family Physician, international speaker, author, media expert and mom of four boys.  She developed the “3 R’s of Parenting” to empower parents to raise respectful, responsible and resilient kids, and in response to the years of character building questions she’s received from her patients.

Chosen for Pittsburgh Magazine’s “40 Under 40,” she has also received numerous awards including the Bristol Meyers Squibb award for Clinical Excellence and The Excellence in Teaching Award.

Doctor G is a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and a frequent speaker at her alma mater, Carnegie Mellon University.

She is a regular guest on CBS’ Pittsburgh Today Live, ABC’s Windy City Live, Band host/parenting expert of WQED’s iQ SmartParent. She contributes regularly to Huffington Post Parents, Your Teen magazine, Parents magazine and MSNBC.com.

Her three “little books” are popular go-to, user-friendly parenting advice books, ”Teach Resilience: Raising Kids Who Can Launch!, Teach Responsibility: Empower Kids with a Great Work Ethic, and her latest, Teach Respect: That’s My Kid! were designed for today’s busy parents with age specific tips and ideas for building character in kids.

Her next book, How to Get the Behavior You Want, Without Being the Parent You Hate will be published October 2014 by Demos Publishing.

But beyond all of these honors, she’s most proud of her family. She and her husband are raising four young boys who are growing into respectful, responsible and resilient young men and have been honored for their unique community service projects.

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