Dr. Phillip Cummings, MD

Dr. Phillip Cummings, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(49)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Phillip Cummings, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

600 S Pine Island Rd Ste 300

Plantation, FL 33324

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

16

Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Shands Hospital At University Of Fl
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cummings has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cummings' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cummings to family and friends
3.0
based on 49 total reviews (21 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (23)

Dr. Cummings' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (21)

Saw Dr Cummings yesterday and cannot get over his brilliance ! He was able to diagnose in a heartbeat, thanks to him I am already feeling much better, and on the road to recovery.
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I had my surgery scheduled during the hurricane dr. Cummings didn’t cancel on me! Thank god he is truly a miracle worker I am so thankful for his work
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Very nice and professional. Very satisfied with the outcome of his work !
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I’m able to touch myself in places I haven’t been able to in years. Dr, cummings is amazing!
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Superb knowledge, patient, explains procedures thoroughly
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