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Dr Robert A Jimenez is a board certified vascular surgeon in Broward County, FL. He is from San Juan, Puerto Rico and is a native Spanish speaker. He obtained his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan’s College of Engineering. As an Engineer he worked in opto-mechanical design and manufacturing. While developing surgical lasers, he became interested in medicine. He attended the University of Pennsylvania to complete his pre-med requirements and then attended The Ohio State University college of Medicine, where he graduated in 2005. He trained in general surgery at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Florida and did his vascular surgery fellowship at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Jimenez performs the full spectrum of vascular and endovascular surgery. Dr. Jimenez speaks spanish fluently.

Education & Training

  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, 2010 - 2012
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida
    Residency, General Surgery, 2005 - 2010
  • Ohio State University College of MedicineOhio State University College of Medicine
    Class of 2005
  • University of Pennsylvania College of General Studies
    No Degree, Premedical curriculum, 1999 - 2000
  • University of California Berkeley Extension
    No Degree, Continuing education in electrical engineering and computer science, 1996 - 1999
  • University of Michigan College of Engineering
    B.S., Mechanical Engineering, 1990 - 1994

Academic & Professional Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations Include:

  • Broward Health Coral Springs
  • Broward Health North
  • Broward Health Imperial Point
  • Holy Cross Hospital
  • Northwest Medical Center
  • University Hospital


Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • A Rare Complication of a Retained Wire during Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
    Derderian T, Ascher E, Hingorani A, Jimenez R, Ann Vasc Surg, 1/1/2013
  • Effects of Anesthesia Versus Regional Nerve Block on Major Leg Amputation Mortality Rate
    Lin R, Hingorani A, Marks N, Ascher E, Jimenez R, McIntyre T, Jacob T, Vascular, 1/1/2013
  • Pulmonary Embolism Without Deep Venous Thrombosis
    Schwartz T, Hingorani A, Ascher E, Marks N, Shiferson A, Jung D, Jimenez R, Jacob T, Ann Vasc Surg, 1/28/2012


  • The role of ultrasound to identify non-thrombotic lower extremity pathology.
    Las Vegas, NV - 1/1/2012
  • Duplex guided endovascular interventions for acute lower extremity ischemia.
    Las Vegas, NV - 1/1/2012
  • Changes in venous reflux after iliac vein stenting.
    Orlando, FL - 1/1/2012