About Jeremy Gillespie, MD

Dr. Jeremy Gillespie is a board-certified physician at Digestive Health Specialists serving Kernersville and Winston-Salem, NC.

Dr. Jeremy Gillespie was born in Kettering, Ohio, and grew up in a nearby town called Xenia, OH. He attended Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH for both his undergraduate and medical school training from 2003-2011. He majored in college in Nutritional Biochemistry and Metabolism, which cultivated an ongoing interest in combining nutrition education with his medical training. After graduating from medical school, he attended Duke University Hospital for his residency in Internal Medicine. He completed the program in 2014 and practiced independently as a hospitalist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago for seven years before returning to Duke University Hospital to complete his fellowship training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology in 2024. During that time, he pursued additional training in clinical nutrition through Duke’s Clinical Nutrition Fellowship Program. Dr. Gillespie looks forward to applying this training to enhance his care of all his patients across a broad spectrum of gastrointestinal diseases and disorders.

When he is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife, friends, and family. He has hobbies which include hiking, cooking, and photography.


Doctor of Medicine 2011
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Bachelor of Arts in Nutritional Biochemistry and Metabolism 2007
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH


Duke Online Clinical Nutrition Fellowship 2023-2024
Duke University Hospital

Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship 2021-2024
Duke University Hospital

Internal Medicine Residency 2011-2014
Duke University Hospital


American Board of Internal Medicine 2014


American College of Gastroenterology

American Gastroenterological Association

American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition



National Provider Identifier (NPI) 1407146319