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John B. Summitt MD

Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery

About John B. Summitt

Areas of Expertise

  • Acute and Reconstructive Burn
  • Aesthetics
  • Burn
  • Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Reconstructive Plastic Surgery


1211 Medical Center Drive, Suite 11234
Nashville, TN 37232
1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 3701
Nashville, TN 37232


  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Tennessee Memphis, 1995
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Residency - University of Tennessee Chattanooga
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - American Board of Physician Specialties, 2005

Patient Comments

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Very skilled, compassionate provider I have trusted for years.
April 2, 2024
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Dr Summit is a very caring and knowledgeable physician. His time with me was not rushed and he asked and answered questions pertaining to my issue. He makes his patients feel that he is genuinely concerned about us.
March 22, 2024
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Good experience
March 22, 2024
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Dr Summitt was recommended and I too would recommend as well.
March 1, 2024
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Dr. Summit is wonderful. He is very patient, and explains my options very clearly.
February 23, 2024
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I cannot praise Dr. Summit enough!! He is extremely knowledgeable and caring with all my issues. I am very confident and comfortable with his decisions concerning my surgery and recovery.
February 23, 2024
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Very informative
February 15, 2024
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Dr. Summitt and his caregivers are excellent. My procedure was explained clearly and well-executed
January 28, 2024
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I really liked the doctor he explained everything very well I was very satisfied with everything
January 12, 2024
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