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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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596 doctors
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596 doctors
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297 doctors
Dr. Sims saw lung condition patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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25 doctors
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26 doctors
Top 5%
12 doctors
Dr. Sims saw more collapsed lung patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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658 doctors
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657 doctors
Top 5%
328 doctors
Dr. Sims saw digestive tract conditions patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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182 doctors
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181 doctors
Top 5%
90 doctors
Dr. Sims saw more open wound patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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80 doctors
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79 doctors
Top 5%
39 doctors
Dr. Sims saw more concussion patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Philadelphia area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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25 doctors
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25 doctors
Top 5%
12 doctors
Dr. Sims saw traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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166 doctors
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166 doctors
Top 5%
83 doctors
Dr. Sims saw broken bone patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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7 doctors
Top 15%
7 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Sims saw pneumothorax patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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74 doctors
Top 15%
74 doctors
Top 5%
36 doctors
Dr. Sims saw bowel obstruction patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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32 doctors
Top 15%
32 doctors
Top 5%
16 doctors
Dr. Sims saw cholecystitis patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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644 doctors
Top 15%
644 doctors
Top 5%
322 doctors
Dr. Sims saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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384 doctors
Top 15%
383 doctors
Top 5%
191 doctors
Dr. Sims saw cellulitis patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
32 doctors
Top 15%
32 doctors
Top 5%
15 doctors
Dr. Sims saw appendicitis patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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884 doctors
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884 doctors
Top 5%
441 doctors
Dr. Sims saw pain patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
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615 doctors
Top 15%
614 doctors
Top 5%
307 doctors
Dr. Sims saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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56 doctors
Top 15%
56 doctors
Top 5%
27 doctors
Dr. Sims saw gallstones patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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308 doctors
Top 15%
308 doctors
Top 5%
154 doctors
Dr. Sims saw peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.
Top 25%
89 doctors
Top 15%
88 doctors
Top 5%
44 doctors
Dr. Sims saw biliary tract disease patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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100 doctors
Top 15%
100 doctors
Top 5%
49 doctors
Dr. Sims saw hernia patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the Philadelphia area. Learn more.

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Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Sims accepts.
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
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
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • 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
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • 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
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • SelectHealth
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield