Our Physicians

Randy S. Kimmelman, DO

Board Certified General Surgeon
Specialty
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Breast Cancer Diagnosis
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Complex Hernia Repairs
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gallstone Disease Management
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal tract
  • General Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Procedures
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Major Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Parathyroid
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Skin Malignancies
  • Splenectomies
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Whipple Procedure
  • Wound Care
Education

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey Department of Surgery
Chief Resident – General Surgery, July 1996 - June 1997
Resident – General Surgery, July 1993 - June 1996

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey
Rotating Internship/Chief Intern, June 1992 - June 1993

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey
Doctorate in Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.), May 1992

Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Arts in Biology, May 1985
Master of Arts Biology
Completed coursework, research and teaching assistantship

PHYSICIAN PROFILE

Dr. Kimmelman has been practicing in South Florida since 1997. He is Board Certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery. He received his bachelor’s degree and completed his masters coursework from Temple University in Philadelphia.

Dr. Kimmelman is a 1992 graduate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey where he went on to serve as Chief of Interns and subsequently completed his surgical training and served as Chief Surgical Resident at the University in 1997.

He performs a wide range of general surgical procedures and specializes in minimally invasive surgery for hernia repair and the gastrointestinal tract. Between his involvement in professional organizations and serving on several hospital committees, he is constantly improving his skills, providing a higher level of care to his patients.

Academic and Professional Affiliations

Chief of Interns, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Chief Surgical Resident, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 1997

Nova-Southeastern University School of Osteopathic Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor-Department of Surgery

LEECOM School of Osteopathic Medicine
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery


HOSPITAL AFFILLIATIONS INCLUDE
North Broward Medical Center

Pompano Beach, Florida
Member, Medical Staff, August 1998 – Present

West Boca Medical Center & Outpatient Surgi-Center
Boca Raton, Florida
Member, Medical Staff, August 1998 – Present

Boca Raton Community Hospital
Boca Raton, Florida
Member, Medical Staff, July 2003 – Present

Memorial Hospital Pembroke
Pembroke Pines, Florida
Member, Medical Staff, January 2012 – Present

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
American Osteopathic Association
Fort Lauderdale Surgical Society
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – SOM Alumni Association
American Medical Association

 

OTHER
Vice President, South Florida Surgical Specialists, LLC
Managing Partner, Jersey Surgery
Partner, Hillsboro Physician Partners, 2007 – present

 

HONORS/AWARDS
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
School of Osteopathic Medicine
Chief Resident Award in General Surgery, June 1997
Outstanding Achievement in Surgery, May 1992

Princeton Medical Center
Princeton, New Jersey
Volunteer Scholarship Award, May 1980

 

FOREIGN LANGUAGES
Spanish

Honors and Recognition

AOBS – American Osteopathic Board of Surgery 2002 (Lifetime)

HOSPITAL/COMMUNITY APPOINTMENT
North
Broward Medial Center
Chief of Surgery,  2008 – 2010
Vice Chief – Department of Surgery, 2006 – 2008
Chairman – Operating Room Committee, 2003 – 2010
Chairman – Surgical Peer Review, 2004 – 2006
Secretary/Treasurer – Department of Surgery, 2004 – 2008
Credentials & Qualifications Committee, June 2001 – 2010
Medical Peer Review Committee, 2003 – 2005
Infection Control Committee, 1999

West Boca Medical Center
Chief of Surgery, 2012 – 2014
Chief of Surgery, 2006 – 2008
Vice Chief – Department of Surgery, 2004 – 2006
Chairman Surgical Quality Review Committee, 2004 – 2008
Member, Surgical Peer Review Committee, 1999 – 2006

Imperial Point Medical Center
Surgical Peer Review Committee, 1999 – 2003
Infection Control Committee, 1998 – 1999

American College of Osteopathic Surgeons ACA
National Grants & Exhibits Committee, 1998-2010

Bard-Davol, Inc
Clinical Consultant – Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery/Abdominal wall reconstruction

Ethicon, Incorporated
Educational Consultant

Florida Hospital-Waterman
ICU/CCU Management Committee, 1997
Utilization Review Committee, 1997

Empathy Home Health Care
Advisory Committee on Outpatient Surgical Care