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Physician Profile

Richard L. George, MD

(330) 434-5978

Summa Physicians Inc. - Trauma, Surgical Critical Care


  • Trauma, Surgical Critical Care
  • General Surgery

Gender: Male

Office Locations

Primary Address 550 E. Market St. Ste. 103 Akron, Ohio, 44304 Get Directions


Specialty Interests

  • Surgery
  • Trauma
  • Surgical Critical Care


Medical School

  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine


  • Greenville Memorial Hospital
  • Birmingham Baptist Medical Center


  • University of Alabama Medical Center


  • University of Alabama Medical Center

Research & Publications

Professional Highlights

Biographical Sketch

Trained as a general surgeon followed by a fellowship in surgical critical care with a trauma surgery focus, Dr. George moved to the Akron area with aspirations to further develop a program focusing on exemplary clinical care for the trauma patient as well as the patient's family. Furthermore, resident and student education also is of highest priority. His research interests include outcomes-based clinical investigation, traumatic brain injury and surgical education. Volunteering on a local community soccer board, he enjoys playing and promoting soccer with his children in addition to his interests in photography, classic sports cars and horseback riding.

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Physicians listed in the directory are members of the Summa Akron City Hospital, Summa St. Thomas Hospital, Summa Barberton Hospital, Summa Wadsworth-Rittman Hospital, Summa Western Reserve and Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center Medical Staffs or are with Summa Physicians Inc.

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