History & Education
A Fresno native, Dr. Gaede traveled to complete his undergraduate work at the University of California, Santa Barbara. In 1976, he graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine, in the top 10 percent of his class.
Later, Dr. Gaede completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at University Medical Center of Fresno, and became board certified in Internal Medicine.
He moved to Cleveland in 1991 to complete a one-year fellowship in Vascular Medicine at the renowned Cleveland Clinic. While there, he gained expertise in the treatment of varicose veins, circulation problems, and blood clots, and became familiar with advanced techniques using ultrasound and sclerotherapy.
Dr. Gaede has written a chapter on venous ulcers in the book, Conn’s Current Therapy (2001 edition), and has been a principal investigator in several important international studies.
The studies have involved research into new blood thinners for blood clots, treatment of high cholesterol, and new medicines for high blood pressure.
- Fresno-Madera Medical Society
- California Medical Association
- Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology