Laurie Summers, MD Providence Medical Group

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Professional Statement
Dr. Laurie Summers, MD, is a Family Practice specialist in Spokane, Washington. She attended and graduated from University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Summers has over 32 years of diverse experience, especially in Family Practice. She is affiliated with Providence Holy Family Hospital, and Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center.
Education
Institution
Type
University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita, KS
Medical School
Family Medicine; University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita, KS
Residency
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.9 out of 5 (241 Ratings, 80 Comments)


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12/12/2017
Dr Summers is the absolute very best! She is retiring and I will miss her!!!
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12/06/2017
Very sad she will retire [...] after at least 20 years of her being my primary care physician.
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11/29/2017
Dr. Summers has been my provider for many years and I will be lost without her. I could not ask for more in my doctor.
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11/15/2017
Dr Summers is an empathetic, caring doctor. She has an amazing bedside manner and has always treated me with complete dignity and respect. She will be dearly missed when she retires.
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11/03/2017
Dr. Summers has always provided very good care over the 20+ years she has been my doctor. she has met all my medical needs, listened to my concerns and inspired trust. I will miss her when she retires.
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10/31/2017
She is retiring and I hate to loose her!
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10/30/2017
I have had the best experience with Dr. Summers as my primary care provider. She made me feel heard and I trusted her care implicitly. I am truly sorry she is retiring.
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10/25/2017
I am going to miss Dr. Summers when she retires. She has been my doctor for well over 20 years and I feel like I have a very good relationship with her.
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10/18/2017
Dr. Summers has been my care provider for many years - She will be missed -
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10/04/2017
Has always been very willing to refer me to a specialsts for knee replacement, chronic uti, trigger finger.
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10/01/2017
I had to wait over a week before bone density order was submitted. And the date of the appt is not until November [...].
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09/28/2017
Dr. Summers has been a wonderful provider. I am happy for her retirement, but will miss her .
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09/26/2017
dr summers is the BEST and I am so sad she is leaving. I only hope I can find a doctor 1/2 as good to continue care with
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09/18/2017
great provider, has a very good understanding of my health needs and concerns.
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09/14/2017
Dr. Summers listened carefully, showed care and concern, ordered appropriate tests and offered appropriate referrals.
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09/08/2017
I have seen Dr Summers for many years and I am so sad to see her retire. I am happy for her though! I feel like she has always listened to me and given me great care. I will miss her!
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08/27/2017
Dr. Summers & [...] - her nurse - are exceptional!
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08/23/2017
During my exam/visit with this provider, Laurie Summers, I asked her to order my yearly mammogram. After waiting a week to hear from [...] about an appt, I called [...] and had to schedule it myself because Dr. Summers or her staff DID NOT follow through. Rather unacceptable really.
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08/23/2017
I think dr. Lori Summers is an excellent doctor very knowledgeable very personable and ready to refer you to a specialist if needed
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08/22/2017
Hard to get into office for sick call.
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08/22/2017
Very good experience..
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08/21/2017
Dr. Summers is the best doctor I have ever had. So sorry she is retiring.
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08/17/2017
I like how they now ask about about depression as a standard part of the initial intake by the nurse.
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08/15/2017
Dr Summers & nurses just awesome from follow up after visit including providing answers to my questions. Absolutely the best
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08/10/2017
My provider is great and has provided me with referrals I need. [...]
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08/10/2017
This Dr. is excellent caring for a person needs. This Dr. is the best.
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08/09/2017
Dr Summers tells it like it is and is a good listener!
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08/07/2017
Dr Summers is my new Dr for life She is what all Dr should strive to be !
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08/02/2017
Ive always have had excellent care with Dr. Summers. She is very easy to talk to and addresses all my concerns and needs.
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07/28/2017
Always provided me with the best of care, discussion regarding my health etc.
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07/26/2017
I love Dr. Summers. She always takes the time I need to go over questions I have on my yearly physical with her.
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07/20/2017
DONT ask people to come on early for the first appointment as the office wasn't even open. I arrived at 6:45 as requested but couldn't even get in until 7.....frustratyto say the least!! front staff could be friendlier
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07/03/2017
I love my provider, Dr. Summers always takes great care of me
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07/03/2017
The visit felt somewhat rushed. More time to ask questions and talk about health needs and concerns was needed.
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07/03/2017
i always get the help I need from my provider.
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06/28/2017
Dr Summer always makes me feel like I can talk to her about any health care concerns. shade has an excellent bed side manner.
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06/28/2017
Dr Summers always answers my questions and listens to my concerns.
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06/26/2017
Dr. Summers is an outstanding listener and provider
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06/26/2017
Efficient, competent, friendly and comfortable to talk with, love Dr. Summers!!
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06/25/2017
My visits to this provider have always been pleasant and informative.
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06/22/2017
I love Dr. Summers. She is always straightforward with me and takes the best care of me.
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06/21/2017
Care provider listened to all of my concerns, gave appropriate advice, and prescribed the necessary medications.
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06/21/2017
I have been Dr. Summers' patient for over 20 years. In that time she has never failed to provide me timely, appropriate and compassionate care. I have several medical issues and am a breast cancer survivor. Through it all she has been available, approachable and always listened to me. I would not trade her for the world.
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06/05/2017
I have special needs above what the average person needs care for. Dr. Summers has always been sensitive to my needs and open to my ideas and willing to help me any way she can. I do require a lift to safely get on an exam table and wish there was one available along with a large enough room to use it.
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05/25/2017
I highly respect Dr. Summers
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05/25/2017
I respect & appreciate Dr. Summers so much. She is an amazing physician.
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05/25/2017
I have been a patient of Dr. Summers for MANY years and have always appreciated the care and concern she shows for me.
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05/25/2017
I have been seeing Dr Summers for over 10 years and absolutely feel that I am getting the best care ever.
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05/04/2017
My provider doesn't seem to give me the time I need when at a visit. Always seems like she is in a hurry - there is never a follow up plan after say blood test results come back. I am left with the same symptoms and no improvements.
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05/04/2017
Laurie Summers is very thorough & will listen!
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05/04/2017
dr summers is a phenomenal physician and I have referred family to her she is fantastic!
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04/26/2017
Dr. Sumner was excellent and put me at ease and was sensitive to all of my needs.
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04/26/2017
Dr. Summers and her staff are the very best.
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04/25/2017
some times I have had to watweeks to get in and be seen by my doctor
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04/19/2017
Dr Laurie Summers has been my family doctor for 20 years. She is awesome and someone I can trust with my medical needs. She is definitely a "must have" doctor!
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04/17/2017
Provider is efficient, but a times feels rushed.
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04/17/2017
always excellent
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04/12/2017
Collaborative.
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04/04/2017
This office is well run and has excellent people working there. I'm very lucky to have them provide my medical care.
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03/27/2017
Dr Summers is an amazing doctor. I trust her and her nurse [...] with everything in me.
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03/27/2017
I have always had a good experiences going to the Doctors office and providing the care needed...
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03/15/2017
Last year when I was in crisis, my provider was very sensitive to my needs and helped me navigate through this terrible time in my life.
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03/01/2017
very satisfied, no complaints!
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02/23/2017
Dr Summers listened to my concerns. She read my lab result and came to appointment ready to discuss. She was very helpful and concerned.
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02/21/2017
Dr. Summers always makes me feel comfortable and exhibits genuine concern. She is good about directing questions to me even though I require my mom to answer for me in many cases.
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02/21/2017
i do not tolerate steroids well and prefer not to take them. provider refused to prescribe anything else and said, there's not much she could do for me.
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02/13/2017
Dr. Summer's has been my doctor for many years, I feel very comfortable and happy with her care.
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01/26/2017
I very much appreciate how caring and supportive Dr Summers is especially as my health has had recent challenges.
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01/20/2017
as far as I am concerned we have had a very good working relationship Dr Summers has stayed informed about other surgeries that have taken place. I believe it is important that all Dr.s are on board with your health care..
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01/19/2017
My medical visits with Dr. Summers have always been of the highest quality.She is a knowledgeable, caring, and sincere physician who wants the best for her patients.
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01/02/2017
love my doctor!
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01/02/2017
great, love Dr. Summers!
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12/22/2016
Love the care that Dr Summer gives !!!
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12/17/2016
I feel so fortunate to have Dr. Summers as my primary care Doctor!
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12/07/2016
sensitive and goes above and beyond
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12/07/2016
Dr. Summers is knowledgeable, kind and great at what she does. Love her no-nonsense approach.
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12/01/2016
Always excellent care with Dr. Summers and her staff
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12/01/2016
I always had the highest respect and admiration for Dr Laurie Summers, my care provider for over 15 years. She was highly recommended by my co-workers [...]. She is so genuine and smart.
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11/30/2016
Got me right in even though my regular Doctor had gone home ill. Was in and out in 10 minutes or less.
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11/23/2016
moved to Spokane Valley...asked if I wanted to change Drs....said no. I want to stay with Dr. Summers until I can no longer drive to N. Spokane. She listens to your concerns.
 
Providence Pediatrics - North
212 East Central Avenue Suite 440
Spokane, WA 99208
(509) 489-2850
Providence Family Medicine - North
212 East Central Avenue Suite 440
Spokane, WA 99208
509-487-2268