Dr. Hank Simms, MD

Dr. Hank Simms, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o

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Dr. Hank Simms, MD is a general surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Einstein Surgical Associates

5401 Old York Rd Ste 101

Philadelphia, PA 19141
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

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Top Care Areas

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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
normal
more than 65% of peers
Wound Repair
normal
more than 33% of peers
Benign Tumor
normal
more than 27% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Simms does not have any board certifications listed.

24  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Wound Repair

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

  • G WASHINGTON UNIV SCH MED & HLTH SCI
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Miemss
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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