Dr. Ronald Rinker completed his undergraduate degree at Moravian College in Bethlehem, PA in May 1985. He then completed his medical studies at Tulane University of Medicine in 1989. Dr. Rinker completed his internship in Internal Medicine at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, MD in 1990, and served as a Medical Officer until July 1993, when he began his residency at Tulane University School of Medicine. He completed his Gastroenterology Fellowship at Tulane also, and graduated in 1998.
Dr. Rinker joined Dr. Hirsch in practice in 1998 and has staff privileges at Singing River Hospital in Pascagoula and Ocean Springs Hospital in Ocean Springs.
Dr. Rinker was Board Certified in Internal Medicine in 1995, and he has been a Board Certified Gastroenterologist since 1997.
His special interest is in Liver Disease.