JAMES CITY COUNTY – Olde Towne Medical and Dental Center welcomes its new medical director, Dr Gregory Biernacki.
A graduate of the University of Miami, he received his MD from Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC. He attended medical school as part of the Scholarship Program for professions and was appointed captain in the United States Air Force medical corps upon graduation. .
Biernacki completed his residency in preventive medicine and received a Master of Public
Health at the Medical College of Virginia. It is embarked by the American College of
Preventive medicine in public health, preventive medicine and aerospace medicine.
Living in Williamsburg for several years, Biernacki has worked in the Sentara Healthcare and Riverside Health System networks. He practiced in the family practice at Riverside Williamsburg Medical Arts for 15 years and at Sentara New Town Family Physicians for eight years.
At Sentara Medical Group, he held positions as Associate Medical Director for Primary Care of the Peninsula and Clinical Chief of the Emergency Care Division.
“Dr. Biernacki knows the medical needs of our community, having had a
distinguished career at Williamsburg, ”said Aaron Thompson, executive director of the facility, in a press release from the Olde Towne Medical and Dental Center. “There is no doubt that his vast experience in the medical community will lend itself to success with our patient population. Olde Towne is delighted to have him as the new Medical Director. “
Biernacki served in the military with the 71st Tactical Fighter Squadron. After transitioning from active duty, he joined the Virginia Air National Guard. His leadership roles have included the Chief of Aviation Medicine, the Chief of Aerospace Medicine and the State of Virginia Air Surgeon.
While serving in Iraq, he served numerous times, most notably as the commander of 447 Expeditionary Medical Squadron. Most recently, he served as a surgeon with Joint Task Force Belle Chase Brigade during relief efforts in New Orleans following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
In addition to his new role at Olde Towne, Dr Biernacki is Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at Duke University, Associate Clinical Faculty at Medical College of Virginia, and Associate Clinical Faculty at Old Dominion University.
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