Dr. Gregory Ginn

General Surgery
Gardnerville, NV
36 years experience male

About

Bio

Dr.Gregory E. Ginn, MD, MSE, FACS, FICS is Board Certified in General Surgery since 1994 with an active sub specialty in non-cardiac thoracic surgery as well. Areas of particular surgical interest include minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery for a variety of abdominal diseases including gallbladder, appendix, colon and rectum, reflux (heartburn) surgery,, video-assisted chest surgery, breast disease, thyroid and parathyroid diseases, hernia surgery including complex abdominal hernia repairs with component release as well as laparoscopic hernia repairs, melanoma, lung cancer, soft tissue tumors, and abdominoplasy for selected patients. He completed medical shool at Vanderbilt University in 1985, surgical residency at University of CA, Irvine in 1990 after which he has practiced surgery full time in the Tahoe/Carson Valley for the past 22 years. His primary office is located in Gardnerville, NV in association with Jobs Peak Medical Group. He currently operates at both Carson Valley Medical Center as well as Barton Memorial Hospital in So Lake Tahoe. Dr. Ginn's office staff includes a caring and compassionate personnel comprised of Kath Trujillo (Office Manager), Dawn Ripper, M.A., and Celeste Callinan, P.A. Our primary goal is to provide efficient, cost effective, and compassionate care with the main focus being that each patient feels that he or she is treated as a family member.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

General Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

27 Answers
122 Agrees
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Ginn
36 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Itchy: See your primary care doc and get a referral to a Urologist.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Ginn
36 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Sinusitis: Yes, sinusitis can involve multiple sinuses. See your nearest ENT doctor to discuss this problem. I assume that you already have since you have had ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Ginn
36 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Thumb and wrist: See your Orthopedist and have him exam you and take new X-rays and maybe an MRI if indicated. How did you break your thumb and 1st MT??? It might be ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ginn is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Ginn is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, TN
Graduated 1985MD

Medical/Graduate school

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, TN
Graduated 1985MD

Awards

Chief of Surgery, Vice Chief of Staff, Chief of Staff Barton Memorial Hospital 1992 through 2004

Affiliations

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Barton Memorial Hospital
Baptist medical group
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