Dr. John Samms, MD

Dr. John Samms, MD

Save
Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
65 y/o
(8)

Contact provider for availability

Dr. John Samms, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Gig Harbor, WA. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Samms is affiliated with St. Joseph Medical Center, MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital and St. Anthony Hospital.

Peninsula Family Medical Center

4700 Point Fosdick Dr NW Ste 220

Gig Harbor, WA 98335
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Meritain Health
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UnitedHealthCare

Learn about Dr. Samms

Dr. Samms' Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Samms' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 1977
  • Doctors Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Samms has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Samms does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Samms and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

Dr. Samms' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samms to family and friends
4.5
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Samms' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Tacoma, WA |
I have been seeing Dr. Samms for a long time. He always has genuine concern for me and goes over things in detail. He is warm, friendly, caring.
Have you seen Dr. John Samms, MD?
Are you Dr. Samms?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Samms

Dr. Samms accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Group Health Cooperative
    Coop Core
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Meritain Health
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

Hospitals where Dr. Samms has admitting privileges

St. Anthony Hospital
11567 Canterwood Blvd NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98332
View Hospital Profile
MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital
315 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Tacoma, WA 98405
View Hospital Profile
St. Joseph Medical Center
1717 S J St
Tacoma, WA 98405
View Hospital Profile

More Family Practitioners like Dr. Samms at Peninsula Family Medical Center

Dr. Joan Halley, DO
Family Medicine Specialist
(10)
Jennifer Patton, ARNP
Family Medicine Specialist
Dr. Jennifer Smith, MD
Family Medicine Specialist
(11)
Dr. Mark Craddock, MD
Family Medicine Specialist
(13)
Dr. Vincent Leverett, MD
Family Medicine Specialist
(14)