Christopher M. Kinnard, MD, is a general surgeon who diagnoses and treats patients at USA Health at Stanton Road Clinic and the University Hospital in Mobile, AL. As a general surgeon, Dr. Kinnard has dedicated training and unique experience to provide surgical treatment for issues of the abdominal contents including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, appendix and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland. Dr. Kinnard has an impressive professional journey that spans five years and his areas of expertise cover general surgery and surgical critical care. Surgical critical care is a specialty of surgery and a primary component of general surgery related to the care of patients with acute, life-threatening or potentially life-threatening surgical conditions. Throughout his many years of experience, he has upheld a steadfast commitment to the ethical and professional standards of his practice, as evidenced by his sterling record, and ensures an impeccable degree of patient satisfaction in all facets of his work. Prior to his current endeavors, Dr. Kinnard served as Adjunct Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine and general surgeon at Magnolia Surgery in Warner Robins, Georgia.
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Education and Training
Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine Medical Degree 2007
General Surgery from the American Board of Surgery
Expert PublicationsData provided by the National Library of Medicine
Areas of expertise and specialization
- American College of Surgeons
- University of Florida College of Medicine Surgical Critical Care
- University of Florida
Professional Society Memberships
- Associate Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Alabama Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Southeastern Surgical Congress, Chest Wall Injury Society
What do you attribute your success to?
- Christopher attributes his success to his father instilling good work ethics, an orthopedic surgeon inspired him to enter the medical field and perseverance have helped him succeed.
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Patient Experience with Dr. Kinnard
Get to know General Surgeon Dr. Christopher M. Kinnard, who serves patients in Gainesville, Florida.
Christopher M. Kinnard, MD, is a highly-trained and qualified general surgeon with vast expertise in all facets of his work, especially wound care. Dr. Kinnard has been practicing for over 2 years and is currently serving patients at his private practice located in Kathleen, Georgia. Furthermore, he holds hospital privileges at Perry Hospital.
Dr. Kinnard attended Louisiana State University and received his medical degree in 2007. He subsequently went on to complete his internship at the University of South Alabama and a fellowship at the University of Florida. Dr. Kinnard is a Board Member of the Central Georgia Medical Care Network and remains a professional member of the American College of Surgeons.
He feels that his success is attributed to his father instilling good work ethic in him. He is an orthopedic surgeon who inspired him to enter the medical field. In his spare time, Dr. Kinnard enjoys woodworking, baseball, and basketball.
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