Ross Summer, MD

Ross Summer, MD

Contact Dr. Summer

834 Walnut Street
Suite 650
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-5161
(215) 955-0830 fax

Medical School

Louisiana State University - New Orleans - 1996


Johns Hopkins University Hospital


Boston University Medical Center Hospital

Board Certification

Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Disease
Internal Medicine

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

University Appointment

Associate Professor of Medicine

Research & Clinical Interests

Dr Ross Summer is a board certified pulmonary and critical care physician and an NIH-funded investigator. Dr Summer completed his residency training in Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland and then went on to complete a four-year pulmonary and critical care fellowship at Boston University. Dr Summer spends his time attending on the pulmonary consult service and in the medical intensive care unit at Thomas Jefferson in center city Philadelphia. In addition, Dr Summer spends a significant portion of his time overseeing a basic science program whose major focus is to understand the molecular mechanisms contributing to the pathogenesis of Acute Respiratory Distress syndrome (ARDS) and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF).