Dr. Robert Summe, MD

Dr. Robert Summe, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Robert Summe, MD is an oncology specialist in Cincinnati, OH. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine and specializes in oncology.

4460 Red Bank Rd Ste 200

Cincinnati, OH 45227

Contact Information

(513) 321-4333

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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more than 71% of peers
Lung Cancer
more than 54% of peers
more than 51% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Summe "Robert Summe, MD, is a native of the Greater Cincinnati area, growing up in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky. He returned to the Cincinnati area after completing his graduate and post graduate training. Dr. Summe excelled in medical school at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. Dr. Summe completed his training at The George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, D.C. He received training in Internal Medicine and completed a residency in Radiation Oncology, including a year as Chief Resident of Radiation Oncology and Biophysics. After completing his postgraduate residencies, Dr. Summe returned to the Cincinnati area where he joined CHO as the Director of Radiation Oncology.

Dr. Summe has a significant interest in research activities. He has completed studies and published on pediatric astrocytomas, stereotactic radiation techniques, and Langerhan s histiocytosis. Some of his current interests involve radiation protectors and combined modality treatments, looking at the best integration of radiation and systemic therapies. Dr. Summe has been a featured speaker at several community and professional meetings. He is the tumor board moderator at the Christ Hospital. He participates in RTOG, NSABP, SWOG and independent group cancer studies. Dr. Summe is trained in brachytherapy, stereotactic radiation, 3-D radiation, as well as intensity modulated radiation.


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1  Specialties

  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

58  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • George Washington University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Summe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Summe's Reviews

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3 total reviews

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Dr. Summe's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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