Baptist Health Orthopedic Care

Matthew Ciminero, M.D., joins Baptist Health as an Orthopedic Surgeon

December 1, 2022

MIAMI, FL – December 1, 2022 – Orthopedic surgeon Matthew Ciminero, M.D., joins Baptist Health Orthopedic Care, part of Baptist Health. Dr. Ciminero specializes in orthopedic trauma and adult reconstruction.

Dr. Ciminero joins Baptist Health Orthopedic Care after completing his orthopedic trauma fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco. 

“I’m pleased that Dr. Ciminero is returning to South Florida to join our team,” said John Uribe, M.D., chief medical executive at Baptist Health Orthopedic Care. “He believes in an individualized, holistic approach for each patient and is a great collaborator with the multidisciplinary team it takes for people to recover from orthopedic trauma.”

During his orthopedic surgery residency at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY, Dr. Ciminero served as administrative chief resident and ran a COVID-19 intensive care unit during the initial wave of COVID in 2020.

The Orthopaedic Trauma Association recently asked him to join a new mental health task force to research and educate other surgeons about the psychological associations with musculoskeletal trauma. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Medical Association.

Dr. Ciminero earned his medical degree at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society. He will see patients at 8940 North Kendall Dr. Suite 602E in Miami.

About Baptist Health

Baptist Health is the largest healthcare organization in the region, with 12 hospitals, more than 26,000 employees, 4,000 physicians and 100 outpatient centers, urgent care facilities and physician practices spanning across Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Baptist Health has internationally renowned centers of excellence in cancer, cardiovascular care, orthopedics and sports medicine, and neurosciences. In addition, it includes Baptist Health Medical Group; Baptist Health Quality Network; and Baptist Health Care On Demand, a virtual health platform. A not-for-profit organization supported by philanthropy and committed to its faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence, Baptist Health has been recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and by Ethisphere as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. For more information, visit and connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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