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Carrie Sims, MD

Dr. Sims is a surgeon in the Philadelphia area. She is affiliated with Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
920 doctors
Top 15%
921 doctors
Top 5%
460 doctors
Dr. Sims saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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745 doctors
Top 15%
744 doctors
Top 5%
372 doctors
Dr. Sims saw lung condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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84 doctors
Top 15%
84 doctors
Top 5%
41 doctors
Dr. Sims saw more collapsed lung patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Top 25%
114 doctors
Top 15%
115 doctors
Top 5%
57 doctors
Dr. Sims saw more concussion patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Top 25%
47 doctors
Top 15%
47 doctors
Top 5%
23 doctors
Dr. Sims saw more traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Top 25%
262 doctors
Top 15%
262 doctors
Top 5%
130 doctors
Dr. Sims saw more open wound patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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262 doctors
Top 15%
262 doctors
Top 5%
131 doctors
Dr. Sims saw broken bone patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
14 doctors
Top 15%
14 doctors
Top 5%
6 doctors
Dr. Sims saw pneumothorax patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
57 doctors
Top 15%
56 doctors
Top 5%
28 doctors
Dr. Sims saw coagulopathy patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
225 doctors
Top 15%
225 doctors
Top 5%
112 doctors
Dr. Sims saw more malnutrition patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Top 25%
311 doctors
Top 15%
311 doctors
Top 5%
155 doctors
Dr. Sims saw acute renal failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
339 doctors
Top 15%
339 doctors
Top 5%
169 doctors
Dr. Sims saw kidney failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
28 doctors
Top 15%
28 doctors
Top 5%
14 doctors
Dr. Sims saw pelvic fracture patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
23 doctors
Top 15%
22 doctors
Top 5%
11 doctors
Dr. Sims saw broken nose patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
390 doctors
Top 15%
390 doctors
Top 5%
194 doctors
Dr. Sims saw chronic pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
55 doctors
Top 15%
54 doctors
Top 5%
27 doctors
Dr. Sims saw broken leg patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
834 doctors
Top 15%
834 doctors
Top 5%
417 doctors
Dr. Sims saw digestive tract conditions patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
98 doctors
Top 15%
98 doctors
Top 5%
48 doctors
Dr. Sims saw broken arm patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
873 doctors
Top 15%
873 doctors
Top 5%
436 doctors
Dr. Sims saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
406 doctors
Top 15%
406 doctors
Top 5%
203 doctors
Dr. Sims saw more hemorrhage patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Top 25%
100 doctors
Top 15%
100 doctors
Top 5%
49 doctors
Dr. Sims saw pressure ulcer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
418 doctors
Top 15%
419 doctors
Top 5%
209 doctors
Dr. Sims saw atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
944 doctors
Top 15%
943 doctors
Top 5%
471 doctors
Dr. Sims saw pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
257 doctors
Top 15%
258 doctors
Top 5%
128 doctors
Dr. Sims saw sepsis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
638 doctors
Top 15%
638 doctors
Top 5%
319 doctors
Dr. Sims saw heart disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
144 doctors
Top 15%
144 doctors
Top 5%
71 doctors
Dr. Sims saw bowel obstruction patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
60 doctors
Top 15%
60 doctors
Top 5%
29 doctors
Dr. Sims saw cholecystitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
516 doctors
Top 15%
516 doctors
Top 5%
257 doctors
Dr. Sims saw peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
246 doctors
Top 15%
246 doctors
Top 5%
123 doctors
Dr. Sims saw abscess patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
467 doctors
Top 15%
467 doctors
Top 5%
233 doctors
Dr. Sims saw liver condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Sims accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Bronchoscopy $1,587 – 11.6k
Gallbladder removal (laparoscopic) $3,972 – 12.2k
Gallbladder removal (open) $5,693 – 20.3k
Hernia surgery (inguinal) $4,886 – 14.6k
Sigmoidoscopy $374 – 1,573
Upper endoscopy $1,199 – 3,618

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Sims sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
139 miles away
The Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
139 miles away
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
51 N 39th St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
139 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1995

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Sims is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Chinese Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • GlobalHealth
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Physicians Health plan
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • SelectHealth
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield