Rachel A. Weinheimer, M.D., FACS, is board-certified in general surgery and colon and rectal surgery and sees patients in Amarillo and surrounding areas. She is the only female provider performing colonoscopies in the Texas Panhandle.
Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Houston, TX
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Hershey, PA
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Accolades & Memberships
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
American College of Surgeons
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Dean’s Regional Community Faculty Award, Texas Tech Health Science Center
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
Associate clinical professor at Texas Tech University Health Science Center School of Medicine - Amarillo branch
Dr. Weinheimer regularly volunteers at Heal the City, a non-profit clinic that provides free healthcare to members of the Amarillo community. She supports the Christian Relief Fund, an organization that aims to reduce child poverty.
Volunteer and Harpist, Women in Surgery Events (2014-2015)
The Monday Clinic, Manager, Dallas, TX (2009-2013)
Casa Hogar del Campesino, Hospital Volunteer (2010-2011)
Dr. Rachel Weinheimer and her husband, Dr. Kent Weinheimer, have three young children. She enjoys taking walks in the neighborhood, playing tennis, and eating other people’s cooking. She was a performance harpist throughout college, medical school, and residency. She is fluent in Spanish and has spent months working in missionary hospitals throughout South America.