Dr. Gilbertas Rimkus, MD

Dr. Gilbertas Rimkus, MD

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Age 50
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Dr. Gilbertas Rimkus, MD is a general surgery specialist in Conway, SC and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Vilnius U Med Sch in 1993 and specializes in general surgery.

2361 Cypress Cir

Conway, SC 29526

Contact Information

(843) 347-7291

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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Top Care Areas

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 98% of peers
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

68  Conditions Treated

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52  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Vilnius U Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • St Francis Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rimkus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rimkus' Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rimkus to family and friends
28 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Rimkus' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Dr. Rimkus is a terrific surgeon who genuinely cares about his patients feelings and takes the time to listen to them. His pleasant personality made me feel very comfortable before and after gallbladder surgery. I had very little discomfort and no complications and was able to return to work in...more
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I was very impressed with Dr. Rimkus. He gave me his honest opinion on a chronic complaint that previous physicians chose not to follow up on. My pain level never ceased thus urging me to seek out someone who would help me. I trusted his thoughts and opinion. My surgery was successful and my...more
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Dr. Rimkus is extremely professional, courteous and on point!
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Very skilled and competent surgeon. Put my mind totally at ease and told me everything I needed to know about my surgery. He was referred by the doctor in the ER after I suffered a gall bladder attack. He saw me the next day and put me on antibiotics as a precaution, and did the surgey four days...more
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Dr Rimkus was great would recommend him 100%
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