Whidbey General Hospital
Jerome R. Waldbaum, MD

Jerome R. Waldbaum MD

Jerome Waldbaum, MD, is a digestive disease specialist who provides diagnostic and consultative services at Whidbey General through a partnership with the Western Washington Medical Group (WWMG). Dr. Waldbaum performs colonoscopy and other procedures at Whidbey General and sees patients in Oak Harbor at Whidbey Community Physicians, a clinic affiliated with the hospital. As a gastroenterologist, Dr. Waldbaum focuses on the digestive system and its disorders and on managing disorders of the liver, gallbladder, pancreas and biliary system. He completed his Fellowship in Gastroenterology in 1983, the same year he joined the WWMG. Dr. Waldbaum is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He joined our medical staff in 2000.

Western Washington Medical Group

Department of Gastroenterology
4225 Hoyt Avenue, Suite A

Everett , WA  98203
Office Phone: 425-259-3122

Patient Care Philosophy

  • Offer exceptional quality gastroenterology care as close as possible to a patient’s home.
  • Use safety protocols that meet or exceed national standards.
  • Provide a high level of patient satisfaction.
  • Continually strive to achieve the best possible patient outcomes.

Scope of Care

  • Upper GI Endoscopy (examines upper digestive system)
  • Colonoscopy (examines large intestine and rectum)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy (examines large intestine)
  • Feeding Tubes


  • Medical School: University of Nebraska College of Medicine, 1977
  • Fellowship in Gastroenterology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, 1983

Internship & Residency

  • Internship: Saginaw Family Practice, Saginaw, Michigan
  • Residency: William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan


  • Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

Jerome R. Waldbaum, MD


“BEST experience I ever had in a hospital. Five star all the way.”

Jerome R. Waldbaum, MD

Everyone at Whidbey General focuses on achieving the best possible patient outcomes. Read comments from our patients about the care they received. Want to share your own testimonial? Email myhospital@whidbeygen.org.