Jessica Gibbons, DONampa Program
Class of 2026
Dr. Jessica Gibbons grew up in Ontario, Oregon and Payette, Idaho. She completed her undergraduate degree in BioResource Research at Oregon State University in the College of Agricultural Sciences, and then pursued medical school at Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine. Since she grew up in the rural parts of Idaho and Oregon, she chose to complete her clinical rotations of medical school in rural Eastern Idaho at the critical access hospital in Blackfoot, Idaho.
Dr. Gibbons chose her residency in Idaho because her long term goal is to work as a physician in rural idaho to give back to the people she grew up with, and to lessen the state’s healthcare disparity. Her mission is to facilitate positive patient-physician relationships with every patient she meets. Her professional passions include lifestyle medicine and sustainable weight loss. In her free time, Jess enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter. She also enjoys baking, cooking healthy versions of her favorite restaurant or bakery foods, and fitness.