January 19, 2022
 
Obviously, medicine wasn’t Gail Weingast’s first calling, That came at some time after she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish from Tufts and she decided to earn a medical degree fromthe Boston University School of Medicine, where she officially became Gail Weingast MD in 1976. Dr. Weingast completed a two-year pediatrics internship and a three-year radiology residency at Colorado General Hospital in Denver, as well as a fellowship in the field of ultrasound. Dr. Gail Weingast completed her post-graduate studies as a radiologist from 1983 to 1984 at St. Anthony’s Hospital, also in Denver and she then went on to practice at several other Colorado and New York hospitals before landing at her current position at William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut.

These days, Dr. Gail Weingast is considered to beat Backus among the top radiologists in the country. She has been at Backus for more than two decades and she is now their Chief of Ultrasound and Breast Imaging. From there, she has worked hard tolead her radiology department into its current status as a premiere medical facility. In all, it has been her nearly four decades of education and experience that has given her a decided edge.
December 28, 2017
 
It is simply the case that everyone has benefited from Dr. Gail Weingast’s more than four decades of knowledge and experience. She started out by getting a lot of education, starting with a medical degree from the Boston University School of Medicine. As is usually the case with doctors, she followed that up with a lot more education and training. After medical school, Dr. Gail Weingast complete a pediatrics internship and a pediatrics residency, as well as a radiology residency and an ultrasound fellowship, all at Colorado General Hospital in Denver. She finished those programs by 1983 and followed by the completion of post-graduate radiology studies in 1983 and 1984 at St. Anthony’s Hospital, also in Denver.

Nearly four decades later, Dr. Gail Weingast has come to be well-known and highly regarded as a top radiology specialist at William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut, where she has been for more than two decades. She is now the Chief of Ultrasound and Breast Imaging and she has played a critical role in turning her department into one of the best in the country and perhaps the world. Dr. Gail Weingast values every aspect of her educational and career journey because it made her the doctor she is.
June 25, 2017
 
Following medical school at Boston University School of Medicine, Dr. Gail Weingast completed a lot of internships, residencies and fellowships until she felt that she was solid as a radiologist. That realization and certification came back in 1984. Soon after, Dr. Gail Weingast worked at several other hospitals, mostly in Colorado, but also in New York. She finally settled into the position that would define her career, when she became a radiology specialist at William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut.

Dr. Gail Weingast has been at Backus Hospital for more than 20 years and, in that time, she has been able to guide their radiology department into its current position as a premiere medical facility. These days, Dr. Weingast is their Chief of Ultrasound and Breast Imaging. However, while her path to her current important position wasn't always a straight line, she values every aspect of her educational and career journey because it has all contributed to make her the fine doctor she is today.