Melissa Summers

Melissa Ann Summers , MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building

COM Orthopaedic Surgery - 0212


Bachelor of Science: University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, IN, 2011 (Biological Sciences and Sociology)

Doctor of Medicine: University of Toledo Toledo, OH, 2015

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2020

Sports Medicine & Shoulder Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital Boston, MA, 2021


American Osteopathic Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Certification Date: 07-16-2033 )

Clinical Interests


Sports Medicine


Orthopaedic Surgery

Sports Medicine


Peer Reviewed Publications

Berry, Chirag A; Summers, Melissa A; Reddy, Krishna I A (2021. ) Superior Patellar Dislocation Reduced by Intra-articular Injection: A Case Report and Review of Literature.JBJS case connector, , 11 (2 ) , More Information

Summers, Melissa A; Matar, Robert N; Denning, Jaime Rice; Dixon, Tonya L; Ramalingam, Wendy G; Asghar, Ferhan A; Grawe, Brian M (2020. ) Closing the Gender Gap: Barriers to Success for Recruitment and Retention of the Female Orthopaedic Surgery Applicant.JBJS reviews, , 8 (5 ) ,e0211 More Information

Bedeir, Yehia H; Summers, Melissa A; Patel, Dhavalkumar J; Grawe, Brian M; Colosimo, Angelo J (2018. ) Anatomic Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction Without Bone Tunnels or Anchors in the Patella.Arthroscopy techniques, , 7 (6 ) ,e611-e615 More Information