Dr. Thomas Summer, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Thomas Summer, MD
Dr. Thomas Summer, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Lafayette, IN. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Summer is affiliated with Franciscan Health Lafayette East  .

1345 Unity Pl Ste 235

Lafayette, IN 47905

Contact Information

(765) 446-5065

Dr. Thomas Summer, MD

Dr. Thomas Summer, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Encore
  • Humana
  • MDwise
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Surgical Procedure
high
more than 87% of peers
Hernia Repair
normal
more than 57% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
normal
more than 39% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
5

Conditions Treated

  • Crohn's Disease
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
19

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Appendectomy
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroid Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Central Ia Health Sys/Ia Methodi
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Summer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Summer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Summer to family and friends
3.6
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Summer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Newark, NJ |
I would never recommend this guy to anyone! Unfortunately He was super rude and unprofessional! My minds blow!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Summer accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP)
  • Cigna
  • Encore
  • Humana
    Choice Care
    Medicare Advantage
  • MDwise
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • Tricare
    Standard
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicare Advantage

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Summer has admitting privileges

Franciscan Health Lafayette East 
1701 S Creasy Ln
Lafayette, IN 47905
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