Dr. Christopher J. Cummins, MD

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Dr. Christopher J. Cummins, MD

Family Medicine | Male

Magnolia State Family Medicine 1009B City Ave N, Ripley, MS 38663 Get Directions
(662) 993-9458

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Dr. Cummins specializes in Family Medicine and practices in Ripley, MS. He practices at 2 locations.

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    • Action Taken:License Restricted
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    • License Reinstatement without Restrictions
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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    • Aetna
    • AvMed
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • MultiPlan
    • Planned Administration Inc
    • POMCO Group
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance

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    Experience with Dr. Cummins
    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (15)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (15)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (14)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
       (15)
    Dr. Cummins' Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (15)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
       (15)
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
       (15)
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes (13)
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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Dermatology

    Conditions Treated

    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bedsores
    • Benign Tumor
    • Boil
    • Breast Diseases
    • Cancer
    • Cellulitis
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Depression
    • Dermatitis
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Foot Conditions
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Injuries
    • Itchy Skin
    • Leg and Foot Ulcers
    • Lipomas
    • Menopause
    • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pneumonia
    • Psoriasis
    • Rash
    • Seborrheic Dermatitis
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Skin Discoloration
    • Skin Infections
    • Ulcer
    • Varicose Veins
    • Warts

    Procedures Performed

    • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Biopsy
    • Breast Exam
    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Immunization
    • Joint Injection
    • Mole Removal
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Physical Examination
    • Shaving of Skin Lesion
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Tag Removal
    • Stitches
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Wart Removal
    • Well Baby Care
    • Wellness Examination

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    • 1
      Sanction

      Dr. Cummins has received 1 sanction

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      • Unknown  (11/13/2013)
      • Action Taken: License Restricted
      • Summary: Cummins, Christopher J M MD: License # 19838: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure has executed a Consent Order placing terms, conditions and RESTRICTIONS on the physician’s Mississippi license.
      • State: Mississippi
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      Board Action

      Dr. Cummins has 1 board action

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      • Unknown  (5/14/2015)
      • Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
      • Summary: Cummins, Christopher JM MD: License # 19838: MAY 14, 2015 – LICENSE REINSTATED: The Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure has GRANTED the physician’s request that all restrictions be removed from his Mississippi license; related to November 13, 2013 disciplinary action.
      • State: Mississippi
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    Education

    • Medical School
      Saba University / School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 2003

    • Internship Hospital
      East Tn State University

      Completed in 2005

    • Residency Hospital
      East Tn State University

      Completed in 2007

    • Undergraduate School
      Delta State University

      Graduated in 1997

    • Other Education
      Ms Baptist Medical Center School Of Medical Technology

      Completed in 1997

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

      Dr. Cummins has no awards or honors listed.

    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Family Medicine
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in Mississippi not available
    • Sanctions found
    • Board actions found
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    Dr. Cummins' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Cummins

    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