Dr. Alexander Soutter, MD

Dr. Alexander Soutter, MD

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58 y/o
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Dr. Alexander Soutter, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Summerville, SC and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in pediatric surgery and general surgery.Read his story

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Dr. Soutter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Soutter performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Soutter performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Umbilical Hernia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Soutter treats Umbilical Hernia more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Soutter treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Soutter performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Soutter performs this procedure more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Soutter's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Circumcision, Pediatric
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cryptorchidism
  • Dermoid Cyst
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Dilatation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Esophagostomy
  • Fallopian Tube and Ovarian Surgery
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gynecomastia
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hirschsprung's Disease
  • Imperforate Anus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intussusception
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Pancreas Resection
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Resection
  • Liver Tumor
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Tumor
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenopathy 
  • Lymphoma Evaluation
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Neonatal Circumcision
  • Nuss Procedure 
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Ovarian Cystectomy
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovarian Transposition (Oophoropexy)
  • Ovarian Tumor
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Phimosis
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Pleurodesis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Radical Nephrectomy
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Splenomegaly
  • Spontaneous Pneumothorax
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Total or Simple Mastectomy
  • Tracheostomy
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wilms' Tumor

About Me

We provide compassionate, kid-friendly, high-quality surgical care to infants, children and adolescents, using the least invasive approach possible.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

1998
Royal Chldrns Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Chldrns Hospital Of Philadelphia
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency Hospital
1989
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Internship Hospital
1988
Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1983
Harvard
Undergraduate School
1998
1997
1995
1989
1988
1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Soutter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Soutter

4.7

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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He's very smart and very kind. He was great with my son, who doesn't always warm up to doctors. They bonded right away! He carefully explained the need for the surgery (as well as the risks). The operation went great, and the nurses at Summerville Medical Center -- before, during, and after the...Read More
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I am extremely wary of Drs and Drs. offices scheduling unnecessary procedures to get money. Dr. Soutter and his staff made me feel very comfortable and like they were there to care for kids, not just make money. The nursing staff offered a paci when I thought I'd lost mine in the parking lot and...Read More
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Amazing bedside manner and loves kids! He takes his time to make sure everyone is doing ok. He goes above and beyond.
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Dr. Soutter repaired my teenage sons hernia. A+ process from beginning to end. Dr Soutter is very professional and patient and friendly and did a great job. Very friendly and helpful staff and nice office.
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Knowledgeable, good with kids, considerate
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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