Dr. James Summers, DO

Dr. James Summers, DO

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Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
49 y/o
(17)

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Dr. James Summers, DO is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Greeley, CO. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

Banner Health Clinic

2001 70th Ave Fl 3

Greeley, CO 80634
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Colorado Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Syphilis Screening
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more than 79% of peers
Hepatitis Screening
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more than 76% of peers
Breast Pain
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more than 74% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Summers "As an Ob/Gyn I am in the unique position of helping my patients create their family and then to take care of their needs beyond pregnancy. I enjoy taking care of my patients by acting as a consultant to them as they make descisions regarding their health, their pregnancy, and their life."
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Adolescent Gynecology
  • High Risk Obstetrics
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cervicitis
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteopenia
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
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Procedures

  • C-Section
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Illinois State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Kansas City University Of Med And Biosciences College Of Osteopathic Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Presbyterian St. Lukes Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Sinai Samaritan Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Graduating Resident, 2003
Media & Publications
  • St. Thomas More in top 10% in U.S. for gynecologic surgery, 7-10-12

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Summers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Summers to family and friends
3.7
based on 17 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Summers' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Greeley, CO |
Dr. Summers was spot on with my diagnosis. After a misdiagnosis by another doctor. He immediately got me two other opinions and saved my life. His knowledge and research ability are outstanding. He spent hours ffighting for me and got me the care I needed. He is an excellent surgeon but most...more
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in Severance, CO |
Dr. Summers was the delivering doctor for the birth of my daughter, and he was fantastic. I had some post-birth bleeding complications and he took wonderful care of me, getting me back to perfect health. He's also friendly, funny, and provides thorough explanations to your questions and care.
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Greeley |
I will never let this man near me or my child. When I came in to see him I had borderline high blood pressure, headaches and swelling in my feet, and his response to me was "welcome to being pregnant." and sent me on my way, not to come in for another month. 1 month later I ended up with...more
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Our team was sorry to hear about these concerns. We want to do everything that we can to provide a quality experience for all of our customers. Please email me at bhcorpsocialresponseteam@bannerhealth.com so...more
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Greeley, CO |
Honest, caring trustworthy. Great bedside manner. Puts you at ease. So thankful he is my doctor.
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We are happy to hear that you had a wonderful experience! I will be sure to share your feedback with the appropriate care team. Sincerely, Annamaria
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in Johnstown, CO |
Dr, Summers was great. He took time to listen and explained all options that were available. He took the time to rule out unnecessary procedures. His bed side manner was great!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Summers accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Colorado Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
    Rocky Mountain Health Plans PPO
  • Tricare
    Standard
  • UnitedHealthCare
    CarePlus
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Summers has admitting privileges

St. Thomas More Hospital
1338 Phay Ave
Canon City, CO 81212
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North Colorado Medical Center
1801 16th St
Greeley, CO 80631
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