Sergey Shimunov, DO, FACOS, a General Surgeon with Providence Surgical Associates

Get to know General Surgeon Dr. Sergey Shimunov, who serves patients in El Paso, Texas.

Dr. Shimunov is a board-certified general surgeon with Providence Surgical Associates, an affiliate of Providence Medical Partners, in El Paso, Texas. He specializes in breast malignancies and minimally invasive surgery, including cholecystectomy, hernia repair, colon resection, and the use of Da Vinci Robotic Assist Surgical System.

Providence Medical Partners is a network of physicians with locations throughout greater El Paso. Their team of care providers remains committed to care for patients in a hands-on way that values relationships over volume. They believe a patient relationship is a partnership that spans a lifetime and that two-way communication is the key to good health. They strive to provide patient-centered healthcare and invite their patients and their families to be a part of the care team, as equal members in the decision-making and treatment process.

Pertaining to his educational pursuits, Dr. Shimunov earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency in general surgery at the Henry Ford Health Systems.

Recognized as a Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (FACOS), the doctor is board-certified in general surgery by the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery (AOBS). The AOBS is an organization that provides board certification to qualified Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine who specialize in the use of surgery to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.

General surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses of 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.

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