Justin B. Dimick, M.D., M.P.H. is the Henry King Ransom Associate Professor of Surgery, Chief of the Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery, and Associate Chair for Faculty Development at the UofM. Dr. Dimick is a graduate of Cornell University and Johns Hopkins Medical School. He completed his General Surgery residency at the University of Michigan and a fellowship in outcomes research at Dartmouth, graduating in 2007.
Dr. Dimick has an active clinical practice primarily devoted to advanced laparoscopy, including treatment of morbid obesity, gastroesophageal reflux (GERD), abdominal wall hernias, and other benign and neoplastic diseases of the stomach, spleen, and foregut. He has expertise in major abdominal wall reconstruction for large ventral hernias, including component separation procedures.
Justin B. Dimick; Nancy J. Birkmeyer. Rethinking eligibility criteria for bariatric surgery. JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 2014;312(9):953-954.
Bradley N. Reames; Jonathan F. Finks; Daniel Bacal; Arthur M. Carlin; Justin B. Dimick. Changes in bariatric surgery procedure use in Michigan, 2006-2013.JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 2014;312(9):959-961.
Terry Shih; Andrew M. Ryan; Andrew A. Gonzalez; Justin B. Dimick.Medicare's hospital readmission reduction program in surgery may disproportionately affect minority-serving hospitals.Annals of Surgery. 2014.