Coast Surgical Group

786 Third Ave. Suite B

Chula Vista, CA 91910

Phone: (619) 425-0797
Fax:     (619) 425-0596

For Life-Threatening Emergencies Call 911

© 2016 by Coast Surgical Group.

Stephen Thomas Summers, MD, PhD, FACS
General Surgeon

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Place of Birth:     March 5, 1960; Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina

 

EMPLOYMENT

2003 - Present    Surgeon, Coast Surgical Group, Chula Vista, California

 

2000 - 2003        Staff Surgeon, Rockwood Clinic, P.S., Spokane, Washington

 

2001 - 2003        Locums Surgeon, Rockwood Clinic, P.S., Spokane, Washington

 

1999 - 2000        Solo Practice, Rogue General Surgery, P.C., Medford, Oregon

 

1998 - 1999        Associate Physician, The Medford Clinic, Medford, Oregon

 

1995 - 1998        Staff Surgeon, VA Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland

 

1995 - 1998        Assistant Professor, Dept of Surgery, University of Maryland

                           Medical Center, Baltimore

EDUCATION

1989 - 1995     University of California at Los Angeles, General Surgery Residency

1987 - 1988     University of Virginia School of Medicine, Medical Scientist Training                                 Program, Charlottesville, Virginia, MD 1988; PhD in Biophysics 1987

1982                Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, Bachelor of Science in                                 Biophysics, 1982

HONORS

Society for Surgery of Alimentary Tract Career Development Award, 1996

University of Virginia Medical School Admissions Committee, 1986-1987

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, 1986

Magna Cum Laude Graduate, Brown University, 1982

Sigma Xi Honor Society, 1981

CLINICAL INTERESTS

General gastrointestinal surgery, advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgery, breast disease, complex hernia repair, chronic wound care

PROFESSIONAL

Americal Board of Surgery, Fellow American College of Surgeons

American Medical Association

California Medical Association

San Diego County Medical Society

California Medical License 1991, G 70943

LANGUAGES

 

English
 

PERSONAL INTERESTS


Family

Outdoor Activities

Hiking

Camping

Fly Fishing

Skiing

Soccer

Golf
 

ADMINISTRATION

Surgery Committee, Scripps Mercy Medical Center, Chula Vista, Chief 2014-15

Credentials Committee, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center, Chair 2014-15

Physician Informaticist, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

Regional Board (Coronado), Sharp Community Medical Center

Surgery Committee, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center 

Cancer Committee, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

Cancer Committee, Scripps Mercy Medical Center, Chula Vista

Surgery Committee, Sharp Coronado Hospital

Chief of Surgery, Paradise Valley Hospital, (2006)

Medical Records, Pharmacy, and ICU Committees, Spokane VA Medical Center

Chief, General Surgery Section, Joint Medical Staff, Medford, Oregon (1999-2000)

TPN Committee, Joint Medical Staff, Medford, Oregon

Medical Director, Same Day Surgery Unit, Baltimore VA Medical Center

Surgical ICU Attending, Baltimore VA Medical Center

Surgical ICU Attending, University of Maryland Medical System

HOSPITAL PRIVILEDGES

2014 - present     Sharp Memorial, San Diego, California,

                               7901 Frost St, San Diego, CA 92123

2007 - present     Sharp Coronado Hospital, Coronado, California

                               250 Prospect Place, Coronado, CA 92118

2003 - present     Scripps Mercy Chula Vista Medical Cener, Chula Vista, California

                               435 H Street, Chula Vista, CA 91910

2003 - present     Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center, Chula Vista, California

                               751 Medical Center Ct, Chula Vista, CA 91913

2000 - 2003          VA Medical Center, Spokane, Washington

2001 - 2003          Deaconess Medical Center, Spokane, Washington

1998 - 2000          Ashland Community Hosptial, Ashland, Oregon

1998 - 2000          Rogue Valley Medical Center, Medford, Oregon

1998 - 2000          Providence Medford Medical Center, Medford, Oregon

1995 - 1998          VA Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland

1995 - 1998          University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, Maryland

 

References and Bibliography (14 publications) available upon request 

 

 

2010 - present

2010 - present