Physician Coaching

With physician coaching, you will overcome daily pressures and unrealistic expectations, become unstuck, and reclaim your sense of meaning and accomplishment.

physician coaching

Physician Coaching

With physician coaching, you will overcome daily pressures and nrealistic expectations, become unstuck, and reclaim your sense of meaning and accomplishment.

Build the Life and Career You Long For

Is this what you imagined your life would look like when you finished med school? Many physicians today suffer the burden of increasing demands and unrelenting stress throughout their entire career.

What if you could walk into work every day feeling confident, at ease, and decisive? What if you could overcome the stress and feel powerful against it, rather than faltering under its weight?

This reality isn’t too good to be true. It’s how you should feel every day.

The benefits of physician coaching:


Complete confidentiality


Become a much more confident, decisive, and effective leader


Master the challenges that get in the way of achieving your professional goals


Have a realistic accountability structure to help you do what you say you want to do


Become more grounded, focused, and centered


Have a strong advocate who facilitates your growth and change


Develop better stress management and work-life balance


Gain clarity about your authentic goals and core values


Improve skills in caring for yourself – every bit as well as you care for your patients


Learn how to live your best life – NOW. There is no reason to wait for retirement!


Be coached by someone who has worked in the following capacities in her 25-year career – director of the pain and palliative care programs at a major Boston HMO, CMO, hospitalist on the complex surgical services at a major Harvard teaching hospital, hospice medical director, emergency room extender, primary care internist, regional medical director of a large national hospice chain, academician, and entrepreneur. As a result, Dr. Gazelle understand what almost all physicians and healthcare executives grapple with on a daily basis.


Be coached by a physician who has completed rigorous coach training and certification at the Coaches Training Institute, one of the foremost coaching programs in the country.

FREE 30-minute consult

with Dr. Gail Gazelle

Not sure where to start? Book a FREE 30-minute phone consultation to begin getting what you need to achieve career fulfillment and your highest level of performance.

See how much better you’ll feel in these first 30 minutes. BOOK your spot now!

What clients are saying about Dr. Gail Gazelle’s Physician Coaching

Gail’s supportive coaching gave me the tools to see my strengths, stand up for myself, and reverse the pattern of negativity. She’s also helped me be the parent I want to be. Coaching with Gail has been a lifesaver.  Cardiologist


“Gail has helped transform my career from one that was perfectly fine into one that is truly outstanding and satisfying.” Division chief


“She helped lessen my anxieties and pursue my goals both personal and professional. For high-functioning professionals, coaching makes more sense than psychotherapy.” Psychiatrist


Physician Coaching Quiz:

Take this quick, simple test to see if you could benefit from Physician Coaching. Score one point for each statement that is true for you:

  1. I am expert in caring for my patients but don’t seem to have the skills needed to care for myself.
  2. There will never be enough time to do the things that truly matter to me.
  3. It often feels like the sense of purpose I had when I entered medical school has been beaten out of me.
  4. I believe that I am an imposter.
  5. The stresses of work interfere with my personal relationships.
  6. I often feel overwhelmed by the demands on my time.
  7. Other people believe that I am successful but I don’t see it that way.
  8. I’d like to better understand the challenges that get in the way of my personal and professional achievement and move past them.
  9. I would benefit from working with my own champion, sounding board, and accountability partner to help me take clear and compelling action towards my goals.
  10. I want to be happier now – and not wait until I retire!


  • 0-3: could benefit from physician coaching
  • 4-6: could strongly benefit from physician coaching
  • 7-10: let’s stop counting…

Rx: If you scored 4 or higher, you could greatly benefit from working with a physician coach. Please consider engaging my services or those of another physician coach. If the “fit” is right with me, we will partner to identify, affirm, and build on your strengths to help you live a more fulfilled life NOW.

Note: Professional, career, and leadership coaching have a well-recognized presence in the business world and are moving into the healthcare arena. Creation of the Institute of Coaching at McLean Hospital, a Harvard Medical School Affiliate AND Dr. Atul Gawande’s 2011 New Yorker article about coaching for physicians are emblematic of this trend.

By phone, Skype, or in-person, you will:

  • Learn how to stay afloat despite increasing external demands
  • Build leadership skills
  • Improve efficiency and productivity
  • Improve your ability to manage conflict
  • Heighten your empathy for patients and improve your Press Ganey scores
  • Increase calm
  • Regain your sense of purpose
  • Find more meaning and satisfaction
  • Develop a healthy sense of control over your life
  • In a completely confidential setting, have a physician coach who will be your non-judgmental ally and champion

See how much better you’ll feel in these first 30 minutes. BOOK your spot now!

Free 30-minute consult