License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lori Summers is Excellent. Dr. Summers has been reviewed by 25 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

  • She has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Infection
  • Neurosurgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Summers graduated from University of Missouri at Kansas City. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)


Dr. Summers has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • St Tammany Parish Hospital 
  • North Oaks Medical Center 


  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Lori Ellen Summers MD is a female Neurosurgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Lori E. Summers practice?
Dr. Lori Summers has 2 office locations.
Dr. Lori Summers practices Neurological Surgery near Hammond, LA.
See Hammond Neurological Surgeons.