Dr. Sumet Silapaswan, MD

Dr. Sumet Silapaswan, MD

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Age 74
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Dr. Sumet Silapaswan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Southfield, MI and has been practicing for 43 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
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  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
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Dr. Silapaswan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silapaswan performs Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Silapaswan performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

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  • Thyroidectomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Silapaswan performs Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Silapaswan performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Silapaswan's conditions and procedures:

  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Leukocytosis
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy

About Me

Biography

"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.""

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Other

Board Certifications

Education

Head&Neck Oncology
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Roswell Park Meml
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Chulalongkorn University, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1976
Providence Hospital
Residency Hospital
1972
Norwalk Hospital
Internship Hospital
1977
1977
1976
1972

Languages

  • Thai
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • consumerguide to Top Doctors, 2002

Media & Publications

  • see on google under "sumet hernia repair",

Dr. Silapaswan's Reviews

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I have been blessed to work with Dr Sumet as a surgical nurse in Southfield for many years. This made my choice easy as I’ve witnessed his skill, expertise and bedside manner as well as respect he treats the surgical team with. He performed a thyroidextimy on me 22 years ago so was my first...Read More
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Dr. Sumet is an amazing doctor - he is thorough, knowledgeable, patient, and kind. He has been my advocate during an extremely upsetting diagnosis. He and his surgical team were great during my procedure, attentive and accessible. I cannot say enough about how impressed I am with Dr. Sumet - he is...Read More
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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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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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