Dr. Hinkebein was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. He and his wife, Sue, have raised three fine young men. He is a graduate of St. Xavier and is currently a St. Xavier Team Physician.
Dr. Hinkebein graduated in 1969 from the University of Louisville with a BA in Biology and Chemistry. He graduated #1 in Pediatrics from University of Louisville School of Medicine in 1974. He completed his Internship and Residency in Pediatrics at Kosair Children's Hospital University of Louisville. He was the recipient of the University of Louisville 1982 Radiology Award. Dr. Hinkebein is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He has been Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics since 1981.
His solo practice began in 1979. In 1982 he started his partnership with Dr. Bruce A. Davis. In 1990 the group practice expanded to include Dr. Thomas E. McCormick. In 1996 Dr. Lorraine Rust joined the practice. In 2005 Dr. Hinkebein's son, Dr. Nicholas Hinkebein, joined the practice and in 2008 became a group partner. Eventually in 2011, Dr. Liz Dedman joined the practice to complete the group that we have today.
Dr. Jim is affiliated with Norton/Kosair Children's Hospital, Baptist Hospital East, Norton Women and Children's Hospital, and University Hospital. He has served on many Kosair Children's Hospital committees over the years, and was Chairman of the Surgical Case Review Committee from 1987 to 1995 and secretary/treasurer of the medical staff in 1993 and 1994. From 1979 to 1981, he was medical consultant to the Louisville Autistic School. He was President Elect of Medical Staff in 1994 and 1995, was President of Medical Staff at Kosair Children's Hospital in 1996, and was named Top Doc by his peers.
Dr. Hinkebein's concern for the health and well-being of children and adolescents is of the utmost importance to him. He also enjoys spending time with his wife, sons, grandchildren and other family members. In his spare time, you can catch him on the golf course, mastering woodworking and gardening. He and his wife are involved in several charity events.
Dr. Rust is the mother of four very active boys, alongside her husband, Tim, who is a pulmonologist. She graduated from Notre Dame Academy in 1976. She attended Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, and graduated in 1980 with a BS in Biology. She then graduated in 1984 from the University of Louisville School of Medicine. She completed her Internship and Pediatric Residency at Children's Hospital in Cincinnati in 1987. Dr. Rust has been Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics since 1989.
Dr. Rust joined Hinkebein, Davis & McCormick, PLLC in 1996. She practiced emergency medicine at Norton Kosair Children's Hospital for several years. She is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. She also was the Instructor for Pediatric Advanced Life Support. She has given enormous presentations. She is also a volunteer at the American Lung Association's Camp SuperKids. This is a camp for asthmatic children.
Dr. Rust loves spending time with her husband and four sons. She is very involved in her children's school and sports activities.
Dr. Davis and his wife, Claudia, raised a son in Louisville, Kentucky. He attended the University of Louisville and graduated in 1970 with a BA in Biology. He graduated from the University of Louisville School of Medicine in 1974 and completed his Internship and Residency in Pediatrics at Kosair Children's Hospital in 1977. He was the recipient of the AMA Physician's Recognition Award in continuing medical education. Dr. Davis is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Louisville School of Medicine.
He has been Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics since 1979.
Dr. Davis started a private practice in 1977 in Conyers, Georgia, where he served as Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at Rockdale County Hospital. In 1982 he moved back to Louisville and joined the practice of his medical school classmate, James M. Hinkebein, M.D.
Dr. Davis is extremely knowledgeable and up-to-date in the field of pediatric medicine. His calm and gentle personality is invaluable to his patients, parents and staff.
Dr. Davis enjoys spending time with his family, including his three grandchildren. He is an avid Dale Earnhardt Jr. fan and an automobile and motorsports enthusiast.
Lorraine A. Rust, M.D., F.A.A.P.
M. Elizabeth Dedman, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Bruce A. Davis, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Dr. Liz finished undergraduate education at the University of Virginia in 1996 and attended medical school at the University of Louisville. As a native Louisvillian, she stayed for residency training at Kosair Childrens Hospital and became board certified in 2004. She joined the practice in February of 2011 after practicing in Louisville for 8 years.
Dr. Liz found a special interest in breastfeeding after nursing her own babies and sought an advanced degree in lactation management to help promote, protect, and support breastfeeding. She, continually, helps her patient as much as possible through this exciting time. Her areas of interest include newborn medicine, breastfeeding, preventive medicine, and safe sleep for infants.
Her humble views on parenting continue to evolve as she is currently enjoying raising her daughter and son. Her husband, Brent, practices Orthopaedics "across the river". Together they strive to balance two careers and two amazing children. Staying active in the kid's school lives is very important to her.
She loves to cook, work out, read, and play with her kids and dog.
Thomas E. McCormick, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Nicholas Hinkebein, M.D., F.A.A.P.
James Hinkebein, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Dr. McCormick was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. He and his wife, Bee, have raised a daughter and three sons. He is a graduate of St. Xavier and is currently a St. Xavier Team Physician.
He graduated in 1981 from Bellarmine College with a BA degree in Biology. He attended the University of Louisville School of Medicine, graduating in 1987. He completed his Internship and Residency in Pediatrics at Kosair Children's Hospital University of Louisville in 1990. During his Residency, he was the Chief Resident. He has been Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics since 1990.
Dr. McCormick joined the group practice of Dr. James Hinkebein and Dr. Bruce Davis in 1990. He is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. Dr. McCormick was named Top Doc by his peers.
He is affiliated with Norton Children's Hospital, Baptist Hospital East, and Norton Women and Children's Hospital. He serves as Administrative Director of Pediatrics at Norton Women and Children's Hospital. He is also on the executive committee at NWC Hospital.
Dr. McCormick's bubbly personality and boisterous laugh are a treasure for all his patients and their parents. His goal is to give quality care and make his patient's visit as enjoyable and memorable as possible. Dr. McCormick is passionate about his wife, children, grandchildren and extended family. He also continues to serve as medical and life advisor at St. Xavier and St. Raphael, where his children attended.
Dr. Nick was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. He and his wife are raising a son and three daughters. He graduated from St. Xavier High School on 1991. As a teenager he worked in his dad's pediatric practice as a Lab Tech and Nursing Assistant. He attended and graduated from the University of Dayton in Ohio with a BS in Biology in 1995. He graduated from the University of Louisville School of Medicine in 2002. He completed his internship and residency in Pediatrics at Kosair Children's Hospital University of Louisville. He was awarded the cardiology award from his residency at Kosair Children's Hospital.
Dr. Nick is a member of the Executive Committee of Kosair Children's Hospital Medical Staff as well as Chairperson for appointment, reappointment and promotion of Kosair Children's Hospital Medical Staff.
He joined the practice of dad Dr. James M. Hinkebein, Dr. Bruce A. Davis and Dr. Thomas McCormick in August 2005 and became group partner in 2008. Dr. Nick is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University School of Medicine. He has been Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics since 2005.
Dr. Nick has volunteered in several organizations. In 1996-1997 he volunteered at Kosair Children's Hospital on the Oncology Level, spending time with terminally ill children and their families. From 1997-1999 he volunteered with the United Way Big Brother/Big Sister program. He mentored and guided a 9-year-old boy, of a single mother, in schoolwork and sports. He helped United Way during fundraising events and monthly events. He appeared on a commercial promoting the organization. He also coached flag football defense to 3rd and 4th graders at St. Raphael Elementary School. Dr. Nick recently helped in the production of two children's television programs on KET PBS titles Buck's Big World.
Dr. Nick is a child at heart with a laugh that is contagious. His charming personality, sincerity and medical knowledge are true assets to the children and their parents. As a father of four, children of all ages connect with him on a personal level.
Dr. Nick enjoys spending time with his wife, children and family members. His hobbies include golf, cooking, jogging, weightlifting, and gardening. He and his wife are very active in their children's school and activities.