Dr. M. Tosi Gilford joined ARMS in August, 2017. She is a Family Practice physician, who is originally from Los Angeles, CA. She completed her undergraduate studies at California State University Dominguez Hills in Carson, CA; receiving a BS in Public Administration with a Health Services concentration. She received a second BS degree in Health Sciences, as well as a Physician Assistant Certificate from Charles R. Drew University of Medicine & Science Physician Assistant Program in Los Angeles, CA.
After graduating from Charles R. Drew University of Medicine & Science, she moved to Birmingham, Alabama, where she practiced for 1 year as an Internal Medicine PA-C, at Princeton Baptist Medical Center. She then went on to further her education and received a Doctorate of Medicine from Windsor University School of Medicine, as well as completed her Family Medicine residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham - Selma Family Medicine Program.
Dr. Gilford has many interests outside of patient care; spending time with her husband and four children, traveling, potting plans, and participating in various community service projects surrounding the Birmingham area, in an effort to help encourage and assist children and families living in underserved communities.