Roy H. Hinman, II, M.D. is the founder of Island Doctors. He opened his first office in 1991 on Anastasia Island in St. Augustine, Florida. Island Doctors has since grown to employ more than 250 people, within 41 wholly-owned offices, across 10 counties throughout the state of Florida. Dr. Hinman personally oversees operations while also seeing patients in various offices.
Dr. Hinman was raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He is a graduate of Oklahoma Military Academy, received his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Tulsa University, and his Master's Degree in Human Resource Management from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. He completed medical school at Universidad Technologica de Santiago in Santo Domingo, The Dominican Republic. He served his family practice residency with the University of Florida Medical Program at the University Medical Center in Jacksonville, Florida and worked as an emergency room physician at Bradford County Hospital in Starke, Florida and at Ed Fraser Memorial Hospital in Macclenny, Florida.
Commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Armored Cavalry in 1975 at Oklahoma State University, Colonel Hinman ultimately retired from the U.S. Army Reserve in 2014 as a Medical Corps officer, after 37 years of military duty in the United States, Germany, Korea, Kuwait, Nicaragua, Panama, Saudi Arabia, Ecuador, the Dominican Republic, and Iraq where he served three combat tours. He recently served as the Territorial Surgeon of the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Dr. Hinman is Board-Certified in Family Practice and is a member of the Florida Medical Association, the American Association of Family Practitioners, the Florida Association of Family Practitioners, the St. Johns County Medical Society and the American Academy of Anti-Aging and has full Family Practice admitting privileges at Flagler Hospital in St. Augustine, Florida where he has been an active staff member since 1991. In his spare time, Dr. Hinman enjoys scuba diving, hunting, fishing and military training.