RimkusImgDr. Gilbertas Rimkus is a graduate of the Vilnuis University Hospital an active member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons. He completed his internship at St. Francis Medical Center and residency at the Temple University School of Medicine, Western Pennsylvania Hospital. Since Dr. Rimkus relocated to Horry County in 2008, he has strived for excellence in general surgery for our community. He is committed to providing quality patient care in all aspects of general surgery. Dr. Rimkus takes pride in good outcomes for all his patients. Dr. Rimkus is interested in all new surgical techniques to include general, hernia and breast surgery.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Associates in Surgery, PA – Conway, SC
Active Staff – Conway Medical Center and Waccamaw Community Hospital
General Surgery
2008 – Present

Williamsburg Regional Hospital – Kingstree, SC
Chief of Surgery
2004-2008

Kingstree Surgical Associates – Kingstree, SC
Active Staff – Williamsburg Regional Hospital
General Surgery
2002 – 2004

Certification
American Board of Surgery
Fellow American College of Surgeons
Member American Society of Breast Surgeons

EDUCATION
Vilnius University Hospital
Lithuania – Medical School
1985 – 1986

Military Service
1986 – 1988

Vilnius University Hospital
Lithuania – Medical School
1988 – 1993

Vilnius University Hospital
Lithuania – Internship
1993 – 1994

Vilnuis Santariskiu University Hospital
Lithuania – Otolaryngology Residency
1995 – 1996 (not completed)

St Francis Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA – Transition Year Residency
1996 – 1997

Temple University School of Medicine, Western Pennsylvania Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA – General Surgery Residency
1997 – 2002

Proficiencies
General Surgery
Breast Surgery
Hernia Surgery

Professional Affiliations
Horry County Medical Association
South Carolina Medical Association
South Carolina Surgical Association
American College of Surgeons