Dr. Sumet Silapaswan, MD

Dr. Sumet Silapaswan, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
Dr. Sumet Silapaswan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Southfield, MI and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Chulalongkorn University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in general surgery, head & neck surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

22250 Providence Dr Ste 206

Southfield, MI 48075

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  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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more than 5% of peers
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
more than 5% of peers
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Silapaswan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Silapaswan "I started my surgical career in 1977. I have developed a special technique for inguinal hernia repair. Please find out more about this technique by researching "sumet hernia repair.""

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Other

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

9  Procedures

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  • Norwalk Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Providence Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Chulalongkorn University, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Roswell Park Meml
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • head&neck oncology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • consumerguide to Top Doctors, 2002
Media & Publications
  • see on google under "sumet hernia repair",

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Thai

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What People Say About Dr. Sumet Silapaswan, MD
Dr. Sumet is an excellent surgeon. In 2016 he removed a large growth on my thyroid. He has a great bedside manor and truly cares about patients. He takes the time to speak to the family prior to procedure. In 2017 I was given the diagnosis of breast cancer. Dr Sumet performed a bilateral...Read More
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Detroit Mi – Feb 07, 2018
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Dr. Sumet is a skilled surgeon with great communication skills. I have complete confidence with Dr Sumet when he performed surgeries on me , including a life saving emergency operation. I have found his staff and interns that he instructs to be easy to talk to and take care of needs. I highly...Read More
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