Dr. Jacob Rinker, MD

Vascular SurgeryMaleAge 38

Dr. Rinker
Accepting new patients

Wyoming Medical Associates

51 Town Center Dr Ste 110 Gillette, WY 82718

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(307) 682-9962

Dr. Jacob Rinker, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Gillette, WY. He is affiliated with Campbell County Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Rinker to book an appointment.

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Dr. Rinker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rinker treats Abdominal Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rinker treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rinker treats Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Rinker treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rinker treats Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Rinker treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Rinker's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Burn Injuries
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolism
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • 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
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Lipomas
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphedema
  • Mastectomy
  • Needle Aponeurotomy
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Arterial Disease
  • Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Venous Diseases
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septic Embolism
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Spider Veins
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stent-Assisted Carotid Angioplasty
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Umbilical Venous Catheter
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Vein Ablation
  • Vein Laser Ablation
  • Vein Treatment
  • Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Venous Closure
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Venous Thrombolysis
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Rinker accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wyoming
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Dr. Rinker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rinker

4.2

Based on 5 ratings

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Horribly rude and uncaring. Extremely cocky. Someone that brags they are the best while being hateful, usually is not
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
1 person found this helpful
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Sep 19, 2019
Dr Rinker is very good at his profession. Polite, and concerned for his patients. I will not hesitate to go to him for any surgical needs.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Nancy Beach in Gillette, Wyoming – Feb 02, 2018
I found Dr. Rinker to be very attentive to my needs and he seemed to take as much time as I wanted to make me feel comfortable with our care plan with my issues. I highly recomend Dr. Rinker to anyone looking for general surgical services. A+++++++++
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Gillette, WY – May 16, 2017

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About Me

Care Philosophy

With each call for help, Dr. Rinker found himself more and more drawn to the workings of the medical profession. Finding himself filled with questions...Read more

Biography

Jacob Rinker, MD, FACS, is board certified by the American Board of Surgery in general surgery. He currently sees patients at Wyoming Medical Associates...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Nursing

Board Certifications

Education

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification
Fellowship Hospital
Advanced Trauma Life Support Certified
Fellowship Hospital
American Board Of Surgery-General Surgery Board Certification
Fellowship Hospital
American College Of Surgeons, Fellow
Fellowship Hospital
Iowa Methodist Medical Center - Des Moines, IA
Internship Hospital
Montana State University, Bachelor of Science (BS)
Undergraduate School
,

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Jacob Rinker, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Rinker frequently treats Abdominal Pain, Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis, and Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Rinker treats.

Where is Dr. Jacob Rinker, MD's office located?

Dr. Rinker's office is located at 51 Town Center Dr Ste 110, Gillette, WY 82718. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Wyoming Medical Associates

Wyoming Medical Associates51 Town Center Dr Ste 110 Gillette, WY 82718
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Wyoming Medical Associates940 E 3rd St Ste 210 Casper, WY 82601
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Rinker is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Campbell County Memorial Hospital

Gillette, WY

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average