Dr. Jennifer Simmons, MD

Dr. Jennifer Simmons, MD

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Breast Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
49 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Jennifer Simmons, MD is a breast surgery specialist in East Norriton, PA and has been practicing for 14 years. She specializes in breast surgery.

Einstein Breast Health Program

700 W Germantown Pike

East Norriton, PA 19403
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthPartners
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)

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Dr. Simmons' Experience

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Dr. Simmons' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Breast Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

20  Conditions Treated

13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Paracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • JEFFERSON MED COLL-THOS JEFFERSON UNIV
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Christiana Care
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Thomas Jefferson U Hosp/Brst Hlth Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simmons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simmons' Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simmons to family and friends
11 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Simmons' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Simmons and her friendly employees are accepting of me and who I am without judgement. Open-minded. Quality patient care with best possible outcome for me is Dr.'s priority. They're very protective with speaking amongst one another and me making certain other patients don't overhear My Private...more
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Dr. Simmons performed my bi-lateral mastectomy 15 years ago. She is an excellent surgeon, very compassionate and caring. Everything went fine with my surgery and I felt very safe in her hands. I would highly recommend Dr. Simmons.
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The experience was the worst. First, it is impossible to schedule an appointment. The staff does not take calls during their office hours, they take your number and promise to call back, but do not call. I am new to the area, and had to bring information from my old doctor. The staff would not...more
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So I've read the 2 reviews and have to differ,not saying anything bad about the reviews,but My experience was great! The staff was very caring & professional! And because I had a bad experience with another hospital,I wanted a second opinion and found that Dr.Simmons was very thorough,compassionate...more
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She is very professional, but her staff is very rude. They do not seem to care, they don't have compassion and empathy for patients. I really regret having her as my only option in my town.
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