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Jackson Hole Center for Preventive Medicine

Robert D. (Bob) Langer, MD, MPH

Welcome to Preventive Medicine in Jackson Hole!

Jackson Hole is now home to a

Board Certified Specialist in Preventive Medicine


Dr. Bob Langer has been a leader in major national and international

studies focused on healthy aging for more than two decades.  Settled now

in Jackson Hole, his goal is to partner with you to maximize your health.


Practicing since 1979 and focused on the prevention of heart and cardiovascular disease, breast, prostate and bowel cancers, osteoporosis and dementias in men and women,  he has special expertise in

Preventive Cardiology and Menopausal Medicine.

Dr. Langer is one of the founding Principal Investigators for the landmark Womens Health Initiative (WHI) study funded by the National Institutes of Health. He also led the largest center for the SELECT trial of prostate cancer prevention In men, sponsored by the National Cancer Institute. He is an author of more than 160 scientific papers in the peer-reviewed literature.

He was a Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine at the University of California San Diego prior to moving full-time to Jackson Hole in 2007. At UCSD he was a Senior Member of the Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Stein Institute for Research on Aging through which he developed the San Diego Successful Aging Follow-up Study.


He fell in love with the valley in 1979, has been coming up every year since, and built a home here in 1998.


Sharing a philosophy of caring individualized treatment with the Women’s Health Center of Jackson and Gros Ventre Ob-Gyn, jhcpm is proud to be affiliated with those groups at their new location next to St. John’s Hospital.

Jackson Hole Center for Preventive Medicine

555 E. Broadway, Suite #108

PO Box 7416

Jackson, WY 83002

phone: 307-223-7374