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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 37

3121 4th St SW
Mason City, IA 50401
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Dr. Summerfield's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Hospital Quality

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Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa
1000 4th St SW
Mason City, IA 50401

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North Iowa Eye Clinic
North Iowa Eye Clinic
3121 4th St SW
Mason City, IA 50401
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    Dr. Summerfield's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Astigmatism
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Esotropia
    • Exotropia
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Headache
    • Hypertropia
    • Keratitis
    • Macular Edema
    • Nearsightedness
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Trichiasis
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Creighton University
    Graduated in 2006
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Summerfield & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Summerfield's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    North Iowa Eye Clinic
    3121 4th St SW
    Mason City, IA 50401
    (641) 423-8861 (Office)
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    Dr. Summerfield's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Experience with Dr. Summerfield
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Summerfield to family and friends*
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