Dr. Stephen Kimmel, MD

Dr. Stephen Kimmel, MD

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Pediatric Surgery  ·  
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55 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Stephen Kimmel, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Webster, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in pediatric surgery, pediatrics, and more.Read his story

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kimmel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kimmel performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kimmel performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Umbilical Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kimmel treats Umbilical Hernia more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Kimmel treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kimmel performs Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Kimmel performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Kimmel's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Burn Injuries
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Circumcision
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Frenectomy
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastric Tube Insertion
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastroschisis
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Atresia
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neonatal Care
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pectus Excavatum
Pediatric Surgical Procedures
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Second-Degree Burns
Small Bowel Resection
Small Bowel Surgery
Stomach Diseases
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Undescended Testicles
Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

As a Pediatric General Surgeon, I am committed to providing your child with state-of-the-art medical care in a caring, compassionate environment.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

2004
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Hospital Sick Chldn
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Uc Irvine Med Center
Residency Hospital
1993
Harbor Ucla Med Center
Residency Hospital
1991
Harbor Ucla Med Center
Internship Hospital
1990
The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University
Medical School
1986
Brown University / Alpert Medical School
Undergraduate School
2004
1999
1996
1993
1991
1990
1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kimmel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kimmel

4.7

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
5.555555555555555%
(1)

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Dr. Kimmel and his entire staff are awesome. They were all super nice, understanding to the situation and very caring to our needs. He is excellent at what he does and I would go back to him in a flash. Thank you Dr Kimmel and your staff you guys are the best!!!
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Dr. Kimmel is an amazing doctor! However, his front desk management is horrible. We had a 8:30am appt and arrived a 8:15am. One hour and 30 minutes later we were not seen. In that entire time, no one from the desk apologized or gave an update on his tardiness! The front desk staff needs drastic...Read More
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Dr. Kimmel took care of my boy over spring break. He listened to our concerns and made accommodations to meet our needs since it was a holiday. Couldn't have been treated better.
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He took care of my teenage son. He's compassionate, caring, and spends the needed time with patient. Even his assistants are the best.
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I would recommend dr kimmel. he did good with my daughters surgery this weekend. thanks your awesome.
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Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas PPO
Centene
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Texas Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Cigna
Community Health Choice
Community Health Choice HMO
Community Health Network
Coventry Health Care
Humana
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
Superior HealthPlan
Texas Children's Health Plan
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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