Dr. Scott Mimms, MD

Dr. Scott Mimms, MD

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Dr. Scott Mimms, MD is a general surgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN. He graduated from Indiana University / School Of Medicine and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.Read his story

6470 N Shadeland Ave Ste D

Indianapolis, IN 46220

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network
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Dr. Mimms' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mimms performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Mimms performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Obesity
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mimms treats Obesity more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Mimms treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mimms performs Esophageal Surgery more than 32% of his peers

Dr. Mimms performs this procedure more than 32% of his peers

Dr. Mimms' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Anal Fissure
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • da Vinci® Assisted Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Obesity
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Advanced Surgery of Indiana provides a holistic approach to health care on a mission to advance the health of our patients and the community with innovative surgical techniques, patient education, and compassionate service. We value spirituality, family, safety, integrity, and exceptional patient care. 

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Iu Health University
Fellowship Hospital
Iu Health University
Residency Hospital
Indiana University / School Of Medicine
Medical School
Wabash
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Mimms' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mimms

4.6

Based on 21 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Mimms and his staff are very friendly and professional. They make you feel like you’re part of a family. They really care about you and your well-being and will go above and beyond to make sure you’re satisfied. Will definitely recommend him to others.
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Amazing Doctor with great staff!!!!
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It’s the little things that matter to most people and you have done so many little things for me that make me know you care about your patients. I remember before going into surgery I looked up and saw your smile and in your eyes I felt the confidence of God in my soul knowing that all would be...Read More
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Just an amazing, professional and caring surgeon but most important, just a caring human being...I would HIGHLY recommend
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I had previously left an excellent review for this “doctor”, but in the past 4 weeks following my surgery he performed, I have developed some issues and he & his office still will not return my phone calls. I have made multiple attempts to contact him, in various ways, with no response. In fact, I...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Community Hospital North

Indianapolis, IN

Community Hospital East

Indianapolis, IN