Dr. Michael D. Cummings, MD

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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 64

27800 Medical Center Rd Ste 320
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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Dr. Cummings' Experience

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Dr. Cummings' Specialties

  • Neurology

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Mission Hospital - Mission Viejo
27700 Medical Center Rd
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Michael D Cummings MD Inc
Michael D Cummings MD Inc
27800 Medical Center Rd Ste 320
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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    Dr. Cummings' Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
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    • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Conduction Studies
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    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Disorders
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
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    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vertigo
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    Background Check for Dr. Cummings

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    Baylor College Of Med
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cummings & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Cummings' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Mission Hospital - Mission Viejo where Dr. Cummings has admitting privileges:

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    • Mission Hospital - Mission Viejo

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cummings

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Cummings accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Anthem Blue Cross
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Monarch Healthcare
    • Premera Blue Cross
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Michael D Cummings MD Inc
    27800 Medical Center Rd Ste 320
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
    (949) 347-8050 (Office)
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    How was your experience with Dr. Cummings?
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cummings to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Cummings
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Cummings
    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
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

    We will be sending you a link to verify your survey.

    * Required

    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.