Dr. Felecia Sumner is a family medicine physician, dynamic speaker, and community health advocate dedicated to improving the wellness of you and your communities.
As a graduate of the Crozer Family Medicine Residency, Dr. Sumner completed her undergraduate work at Saint Joseph’s University and obtained her medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM). While at PCOM, Dr. Sumner earned the highly coveted Student National Medical Association’s PCOM Member of the Year award.
Dr. Sumner is actively involved in community health education, and has presented at a number of community, school, and church-related events about healthy lifestyle, nutrition, and disease prevention. She was a leading panellist for the American Heart Association’s Women’s Health Expo in April 2013, and was most recently endowed with the Community Project Award at culmination of her residency.
Dr. Sumner is a member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Osteopathic Association, and has served as a Regional Liaison for the Student National Medical Association.
In 2007, Dr. Sumner received the “Faith In Action” recognition from Saint Joseph’s University for her contribution to the community and dedication to education. She was also noted to be the Patient-Centered Medical Home Resident for her residency program, in efforts to improve the provision of comprehensive and preventative care to every patient that walks through the doors of their practice.
Dr. Sumner’s medical philosophy is inclusive of both traditional and alternative therapies and is focused on patient education and explaining things in non-technical language. As a result, patients have an increased sense of personal management of their own health, and family members are invited to attend appointments. She is particularly interested in medical media and preventive medicine, in addition to women’s health and adolescent medicine.
Family Medicine Physician/Vice-President
THE ROWE NETWORK
In this engaging and dynamic talk, Dr Sumner discusses different types of stress, ways to prevent stress and manage stress. She also demonstrates relaxation techniques for home and for in the work setting.
In this talk, Dr Sumner reviews the most basic yet most valuable numbers associated with your heart health - the good, the bad, and what this means for your future. Knowledge is power.
In this worthwhile presentation, Dr Sumner reviews tips for those currently enduring cancer treatment. She addresses the most typical symptoms during chemo/radiation, and how to prepare for them. She also discusses methods to keep yourself balanced while going through treatment.
In this "tag team" talk, Dr Felecia Sumner and her husband, Doyne Sumner (certified health coach), review motivating tips to keep you and your spouse healthy. Preventative tips are addressed and things to look out for in order to keep your spouse WELL (Whole, Energized, and Loving Life).
In this 2-part workshop series, Dr Sumner simplifies medical terminology and goes over pointers to get the most out of your medical appointment.
A motivating presentation about the reasons it's important to have a PCP (Primary Care Provider) and how to find a good one.
A captivating and encouraging presentation geared towards women and how to seek and gain overall wellness.
In this discussion geared towards healthcare providers, Dr Sumner reviews the best methods for getting patients to quit smoking, including the motivational interviewing technique as well as pharmaceuticals.
Dr Felecia Sumner is a dynamic speaker and physician focused on developing a community of wellness.