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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Francis Sutter is Good. Dr. Sutter has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Francis Sutter, DO, FACS, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)

Education & Awards

Dr. Sutter graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Thoracic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Delaware Valley
Thoracic Surgeon


Dr. Sutter has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Main Line Hospital Paoli 
  • Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Francis P Sutter DO, FACS, and MD is a male Surgeon, has 35 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Francis P. Sutter practice?
Dr. Francis Sutter has 2 office locations.
Dr. Francis Sutter practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Aston, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Wynnewood, PA.
See Aston Surgeons and Aston Cardiothoracic Surgeons.