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Dr. R. Alan Summers is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon and a fellow of both the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine. Originally from Del Mar, California, he completed his undergraduate degree at Stanford University, where he played football and rugby. He went on to serve as a research assistant at the University of California-San Diego in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Biochemistry Division, and then attended medical school at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Following an internship with the Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, NE, Dr. Summers completed the San Francisco Orthopedic Residency Program at St. Mary's Hospital and an Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Hughston Sports Medicine Foundation in Columbus, GA. Dr. Summers is an active member of the American Medical Association, North Carolina Medical Society, North Carolina Orthopedic Society and the Wake County Medical Society. He is the team doctor to Middle Creek High School in Apex, previously served as the team doctor to Enloe High School in Raleigh, and received the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Award for Medical Service to Member Schools in 2009. Dr. Summers also participates in a high school student mentor/job shadow program, the NC State pre-med mentor/job shadow program, and is a clinical instructor in a physician assistant program. Dr. Summers is an accomplished surgeon with expertise in arthroscopic procedures of the shoulder, knee, hip, elbow and ankle. Dr. Summers performs total knee replacements, as well as partial or unicompartmental knee replacements. He cares for a variety of orthopedic conditions and feels well suited to care for all patients, from pediatrics to geriatrics. EDUCATION •Undergraduate: Stanford University, Stanford, CA •Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas POSTGRADUATE TRAINING •Residency: Orthopedic Residency Program at St. Mary's Hospital, San Francisco, CA •Fellowship: Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship, Hughston Sports Medicine Foundation, Columbus, GA •Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery •Fellow of both the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine HONORS AND AWARDS •North Carolina High School Athletic Association Award for Medical Service to Member Schools
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RATINGS AND REVIEWS

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Wake Orthopaedics LLC
3009 New Bern Ave
Raleigh, NC, 27610
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"courteous, took adequate time to make full explanation and answer questions, provided treatment options"
  • February 8, 2021

LOCATIONS

Wake Orthopaedics
3009 New Bern Ave
Raleigh,NC,27610
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Medicaid Accepted
Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Medicaid Accepted
Wake Orthopaedics LLC
120 Healthplex Way Ste 206
Apex,NC,27502
222 Ashville Ave Ste 20
Cary,NC,27518
Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
Central Prison Healthcare Complex
1300 Western Blvd
Raleigh,NC,27606
Wakemed Cary Hospital
1900 Kildaire Farm Rd
Cary,NC,27518

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Residency
Hughston Sports Medicine Hospital
Medical School
University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
Graduated 1992

INSURANCE PLANS ACCEPTED (41)

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  • Aetna APCN Open Access Aetna Select
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO Open Access
  • Aetna Innovation Health Aetna Premier Care Network Plus
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Ambetter NC
  • BCBS NC Blue Advantage/Options
  • Bright Health Plan Individual & Family
  • Cigna Connect - NC
  • Humana / ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • BCBS NC Blue Select
  • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS NC BlueOptions
  • UHC Options PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Blue Select
  • Blue Advantage
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • NC Ambetter
  • Obsolete -Blue Select Preferred
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • Coventry Carelink - Duke Medicine Tier 1
  • Coventry Carelink - Carolinas HealthCare System Tier 2
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Compass HMO

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