Robert Minkes, M.D.

Robert Minkes, M.D.

  • Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida
  • Pediatric Surgery

Robert Minkes, M.D. is a Pediatric Surgeon.

  • 239-343-6050 — Office
  • 239-343-6050 — For Appointment

Overview

Specialty:
Clinical Interests:
  • Interested in:
  • Advanced minimally invasive surgery, including laparoscopy
  • General surgery
  • Pediatric surgery
Location(s):
  • Fort Myers: Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida

Patients Treated:
  • Children and Adolescents Only
For Appointment:
  • Referral Only

Education & Training

Medical School:
  • Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans
Internship(s):
  • Surgical Internship, Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
Residency(ies):
  • Surgical Residency,Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
Fellowship(s):
  • Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, St. Louis Children’s Hospital
Board Certification(s):
  • Board certified in:
  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

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Clinical Care

Dr. Minkes treats children, adolescents, and young adults with illnesses, injuries or disorders that require surgical intervention, such as surgical repair of birth defects, diagnosis and surgical care of tumors, gastrointestinal surgery, and other surgical procedures for children. His clinical expertise are in pediatric laparascopy, neonatal surgery, oncological surgery, pediatric thoracic surgery, minimally invasive surgery.

Dr. Minkes provides a supportive, age appropriate approach to pediatric surgery in order to reduce the stress of a child and family who face the often frightening prospect of surgery.

Education & Training

Robert Minkes earned his medical degree at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He completed a general surgery internship and residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospital/ Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He also completed a pediatric surgery fellowship at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Minkes is board certified in general surgery and pediatric surgery by the American Board of Surgery.

Professional Experience

Dr. Minkes serves as the medical director of pediatric surgical services at Golisano Children’s Hospital. He also is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is a member of the American Pediatric Surgical Association.

Locations

Pediatric Surgery
  • 16230 Summerlin Rd
  • Suite 215
  • Fort Myers, FL 33908
Hours:
Mon - Fri : 8am - 5pm
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  • Phone: 239-343-6050
  • Fax: 239-343-6136

* An outpatient department of Lee Memorial Hospital.

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