About Dr. Timms
Dr. Rick Timms is Board Certified in General Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Timms has lectured on a variety of general surgical topics ranging from ballistics of wounding and impact biomechanics, to trauma in pregnancy. In the early 1990's, Dr. Timms lectured extensively on the newly emerging techniques of laser Laparoscopic surgery and has served as teaching faculty at Laparoscopic training courses throughout the Southeast.
Dr. Timms is a member of the following professional organizations:
Dr. Timms is licensed to practice medicine and surgery in Georgia and South Carolina.
Dr. Timms is a staff member at the following area hospitals:
- St. Joseph/Candler Health System
- Candler Hospital
- Memorial Health University Medical Center
- Coastal Carolina Medical Center - Bluffton/Hardeeville