Robert B. Summe, MD



  • All cancers except for pediatric cases

Procedures Performed

  • Radiation Oncology
  • CT Simulation
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy
  • IMRT
  • Three-dimensional treatment planning


Dr. Summe earned his medical degree at the University of Louisville School of Medicine and completed a residency in both Internal Medicine and Radiation Oncology and Biophysics at George Washington University Medical Center. Because of his interest in health education and cancer prevention he has recently completed a Masters in Public Health at Columbia University. Dr. Summe's clinical interests include breast cancer, lung cancer, cancers of the head and neck, gastrointestinal malignancies, and the use of radiation protectors.

Personal Statement

I enjoy getting to know my patients so as a team that we can best treat and prevent their cancer. I believe that health education is the most effective tool towards better health.

  • Awards

    • Unsung Hero Award Cancer Family Care
    • Top Doctors Recognition in Cincinnati Magazine
    • Father Paul O'Connor Award
    • American Red Cross Award for Extraordinary Personal Action

Training & Education


University of Louisville, School of Medicine, Louisville, Ky.


Radiation Oncology, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia
Internal Medicine, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Radiology, Radiation Oncology

Insurance Information

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