Dr. Francis Sutter, DO

Dr. Francis Sutter, DO

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Age 68
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Dr. Francis Sutter, DO is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Wynnewood, PA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1976 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, general surgery, and more.

100 E Lancaster Ave Ste 280

Wynnewood, PA 19096

Contact Information

(610) 896-9255

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Sutter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sutter performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sutter performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sutter performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sutter performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Heart Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sutter performs Heart Surgery more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Sutter performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Sutter's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Francis Sutter, DO is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Wynnewood, PA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1976 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, general surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1986
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1978
Parkview Hospital
Residency Hospital
1977
Parkview Hospital
Internship Hospital
1976
Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
1986
1978
1977
1976

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Sutter is wonderful! He tells it like it is; he keeps his word; he talks to you as long as you need; he gives you his cell phone number! It was worth travelling from California to Philadelphia for surgery by Dr. Sutter; Trust me, I did a whole lot of research before making the decision.
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It has been a year since Dr Sutter performed triple bypass surgery on me . I am probably in the best shape of my life today and I am about to turn 65 . Besides being a gifted surgeon , he a most caring and professional physician. I thank God every day that I was fortunate to cross paths with him ....Read More
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On December 20th 2012 Dr. SUTTER did bypass surgery using the DaVinci robot. He called me the night before at 8 PM to tell me to have a good night and not to worry. "I will take good care of you " he said. He is one in a million and i am gratedul he operated on me. Have been fine for 4 years so...Read More
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Amerihealth
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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