Dr. John Rimmer

General Surgery
Jupiter, FL
38 years experience male

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John a p Rimmer md pa

Jupiter, FL

About

Bio

Breast cancer surgeon in Jupiter Florida

Specialties
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General Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

155 Answers
352 Agrees
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Rimmer
38 years experience General Surgery
Improve: The hematoma will decrease in size as the body heals it and it most likely won't need any further treatment . If very large or painful it can be aspir ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. John Rimmer
38 years experience General Surgery
No: It's not normal but it happens. It is due to bruising or bleeding at the surgical site being affected by gravity and moving through the tissues into t ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Rimmer
38 years experience General Surgery
Chemoprevention: There is an increased risk of developing breast cancer associated with a tissue diagnosis of atypical ductal hyperplasia. This risk can be reduced by ... Read More
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Aug 2, 2014
Thank you!
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Jul 13, 2013
I saw Dr. Rimmer in 2011 for breast cancer and he performed a lumpectomy in 9/2011. Initially, the diagnosis was terrifying but the doctor's knowledge, confidence and unhurried time spent with me e...Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rimmer is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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thank you for your quick response but on another note ectopic pregnancy and ectopic breast tissue are not related.because I had ectopic last
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thank you for taking the time to reply to my question. We will take your advice.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you very much Dr.John...its reall helpful..Thanks again...:)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of London, King's College School of Medicine and Dentistry, England
Graduated 1982MD

Residency

STANFORD HOSPITAL

Awards

FRCS FACS FRCSEd FICS

Affiliations

Director Kristin Hoke breast cancer center Jupiter Florida
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