Dr. Kathleen Minnick
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Kathleen Minnick

Kathleen Minnick
Kathleen
Minnick
MD
Breast Surgeon

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Breast surgery

Interested in

Hyperbaric medicine & wound Care

Overview

Centers

Wellington (Breast surgery)
Wellington (Breast surgery)

10141 Forest Hill Blvd.
Wellington, Florida 33414

26.652688204946564, -80.2058547332888
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West Palm Beach (Breast surgery)
West Palm Beach (Breast surgery)

1500 N. Dixie Hwy. Suite 304
West Palm Beach, Florida 33401

26.652688204946564, -80.2058547332888
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Specializes in

Breast cancer

Treatments

Breast surgery
Speciality
Speciality/Cancer
Speciality/Cancer/Breast Surgeon
General surgery
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Surgery
Service/Cancer/Surgery/Surgery
Intra-Operative Radiation Therapy
Surgery
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Surgery
Service/Cancer/Surgery/Surgery

Kathleen Minnick, MD is a Board Certified Surgeon from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She completed her Undergraduate Degree in Biochemistry, Cum Laude at Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia and attended Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, where she received her Doctor of Medicine. Following medical school, she was Chief Resident in General Surgery of the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, while simultaneously exemplifying leadership as an instructor at Gross Anatomy Laboratory.

Dr. Minnick completed a two-year Surgical Research Fellowship in the division of Pediatric Surgery with a focus in Wound Healing. Her strong presence in the medical community is consistently demonstrated by active community involvement. She is currently the Co-Medical Director of the Center for Hyperbaric Medicine & Wound Care at Wellington Regional Medical Center, where she also did the first Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT). She is also the Director of the Breast Tumor Board at Good Samaritan Medical Center.

Careerpositions

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Co-Medical Director of the Center for Hyperbaric Medicine & Wound Care, Wellington Regional Medical Center
  • Director of the Breast Tumor Board, Good Samaritan Medical Center.

Education

Universities

Residencies

  • Chesnut Hill College, Biochemistry, Philadelphia, PA
  • Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, Hershey, PA
  • The Penn State Geisinger Health System, General Surgery, Hershey, PA
  • The Penn State Geisinger Health System, Research Fellow, Hershey, PA

Internships

Fellowships

  • The Penn State Geisinger Health System, Surgery, Hershey, PA
  • The Penn State Geisinger Health System, Pediatric Surgery, Hershey, PA

Professional associations

Patient story

Cassandra's Breast Cancer Experience

Cassandra shares her story about why she traveled from Alabama to South Florida to receive treatment for breast cancer. Her breast surgeon Dr. Kathleen Minnick  and her radiation oncologist Dr. Alicia Gittleman worked together to utilize intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) as part of Cassandra's treatment plan.