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Dr. Madeline Gomez

Medical Writer

Expertise: General Medicine

Highlights, Experience & Education


Dr. Gomez is a house officer at Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH). She has extensive experience in patient care and management across different departments, such as internal medicine, general surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, obstetrics, and gynecology.

While growing up, Dr. Gomez always had a passion for medicine. She has always been fascinated by the human body and how it works, and she believes she can impact a lot of lives by practicing medicine.

Dr. Gomez has always loved writing and sharing knowledge. She finds the opportunity to educate and inform people about their health through writing a dream come true.


Dr. Gomez has worked as a house officer (junior doctor) for 2 years at the EFSTH, where she has had the opportunity to rotate across different disciplines of medicine.

There, she has taken part in the management of a wide variety of cases, including communicable diseases, non-communicable diseases, and tropical diseases.

She has also taken part in a number of volunteer activities like health caravans and screening programs for some health conditions in some of the most remote areas in The Gambia.


Dr. Gomez obtained her medical degree from The University of the Gambia, School of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences. While in university, she was elected president of the medical student’s association.

While at medical school, she had the chance to organize and lead many activities within the association and beyond, such as health outreaches, fundraising events, and health sensitization programs on radio.

Dr. Madeline Gomez Articles

General Health

How To Grow Your Beard Faster and Thicker?

The process of growing hair, whether on your head or face, can be long and […]


10 Side Effects Of Clindamycin (Cleocin) and How To Treat Them

Clindamycin (Cleocin) is derived from an antibiotic called Lincomycin.  The drug is used to treat […]


Tresiba Side Effects: Hypoglycemia, Weight Gain, Headache

Tresiba (Flextouch) is a long-acting insulin by the brand name insulin degludec.  Insulin degludec is […]

Urinary Symptoms

Adult Bed Wetting: 11 Potential Reasons Why You Wet The Bed

Adult bed wetting (also called nocturnal enuresis or nighttime incontinence) affects 2 to 6% of […]

Sex and Relationships

Loss Of Erection During Sex: 6 Reasons Why You Can’t Stay Hard

Loss of erection during the excitement phase could be a sign of an underlying problem.  […]


Is It Safe To Drink Alcohol While Taking Doxycycline?

Doxycycline is a prescription medication that belongs to a group of antibiotics called tetracyclines.  It […]


Uncovering The Side Effects Of Cymbalta Sexually (Duloxetine)

Cymbalta (Duloxetine) is a prescription antidepressant medication used to treat many conditions, including depression, anxiety, […]