Dr. Charles Richard CummingsJr , MD

General Surgery

(404) 252-6118

North Atlanta Surgical Associates
980 Johnson Ferry Rd Ste 880
Atlanta, GA 30342


“I am committed to providing superior surgical care to the community. My partners and I are dedicated to maintaining our position as regional leaders by working as a team to provide the highest quality of care and service to our patients.” Dr. Richard Cummings born in Washington, D.C. in 1952, and graduated at the top of his class with a Bachelor of Science from University of Memphis State in 1974. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences in 1978 with a scholarship in surgery. He subsequently served at the Center for Health Sciences as an intern (Jan-June, 1979), a categorical surgeon (1979-1980), a resident in general surgery (1980-1983), and finally chief resident in general surgery (1983-1984). He has maintained a private practice in Atlanta since 1984. Dr. Cummings has been a staff member at St. Joseph’s Hospital, the North Fulton Medical Center, Georgia Baptist Hospital, and West Paces Medical Center, and has served on staff and as chief of general surgery, vice chief of surgery, and chief of surgery at Northside Hospital in Atlanta. Dr. Cummings is a member of the Medical Associations of Atlanta and Georgia, the Medical Center of North Georgia, and the Southern Medical Association. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, and a fellow of the Southeastern Surgical Congress and the American College of Surgeons. He has given several presentations on a number of surgical procedures, including hernia treatment and modified radical mastectomy. Dr. Cummings lives in Atlanta with his wife, Laura Woods Cummings, M.D.

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Years in Practice: N/A

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

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Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Northside Hospital
  • Northside Hospital

Specialties: General Surgery

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS GA Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
  • BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS GA BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Atlanta HMOx
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. CummingsJr's Office Information

Fax: (404) 425-2801
Website: northatlantasurgery.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue9:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed9:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu9:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri9:00 AM-4:30 PM

Doctor CummingsJr's Other Office Information

Hoffman Shaak Surgical Associates Pc
980 Johnson Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
(404) 255-8304

Fax:(404) 425-6457
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:


Charles Richard Cummings Jr Md
4959 Northland Dr
Atlanta, GA 30342

Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

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