Jesus Gil Jimenez, MD, FACS, a General and Vascular Surgeon with General & Vascular Surgery

Get to know General and Vascular Surgeon Dr. Jesus Gil Jimenez, who serves patients in Boynton Beach, Florida.

Dr. Jimenez is a board-certified general and vascular surgeon who practices at General & Vascular Surgery in Boynton Beach, Florida. He believes that teamwork and communication are important aspects in providing accessibility to patients and excellent care. An integral part of his team is Erica Sahlgren, PA-C. The two of them strive for excellence each and every day. 

“General & Vascular Surgery is comprised of five board-certified general surgeons who hold advanced certification of fellowship training in vascular surgery and colorectal surgery. Our practice provides a range of services including general surgery, vascular surgery, colorectal surgery, bariatric surgery, and more. We provide 24/7 access to all of our patients. Our surgeons also oversee the wound care, vascular surgery, and bariatric surgery programs at Bethesda Hospital in Boynton Beach, FL.” as stated on the practice’s website. 

Professionally, the doctor can also be found on the medical staff of Bethesda Hospital, comprised of Bethesda Hospital East and Bethesda Hospital West. With a passion for treating peripheral arterial disease (PAD), including aneurysmal disease and carotid artery stenosis, he employs the latest concepts and technology available. He aggressively treats PAD, as well as performs general surgery using the latest laparoscopic and robotic techniques.

Raised in Miami, Dr. Jimenez graduated with his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine at the top of his class. He then went on to complete his residency in general surgery at Parkland Hospital in Dallas, Texas, followed by his fellowship in vascular surgery at the University of Florida in Gainesville. His academic pursuits have included conducting cutting-edge research and teaching physician assistant students, medical students, as well as surgical residents. 

A Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, he is board-certified in both surgery and vascular surgery by the American Board of Surgery, an independent, non-profit organization located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, founded for the purpose of certifying surgeons who have met a defined standard of education, training, and knowledge. 

General surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal contents including the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, appendix and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland. A general surgeon performs a wide range of abdominal surgeries for many forms of intestinal and abdominal wall neoplasms, gallbladder disease, gastric and pancreatic disease. They follow the patient through critical care and surgical recovery all the way to outpatient care. 

Vascular surgery is a surgical subspecialty in which diseases of the vascular system, including the arteries, veins, and lymphatic circulation, are managed by medical therapy, minimally-invasive catheter procedures, and surgical reconstruction. A vascular surgeon diagnoses, treats, and manages conditions in the arteries and veins, also called the blood vessels. These specialists treat a range of health problems, from spider and varicose veins to life-threatening aneurysms, and can help patients manage chronic conditions throughout their lives.

Learn More about Dr. Jesus Gil Jimenez:

Through his findatopdoc profile, or through General & Vascular Surgery,–m.d..html


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