Dr. Francis Sutter, DO

Dr. Francis Sutter, DO

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Francis Sutter, DO is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Wynnewood, PA and has been practicing for 40 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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sutter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Sutter's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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32  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sutter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sutter's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sutter to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sutter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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 ....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...more
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