Nancy Cummings, MD
Medical Arts Center
Franklin Health Medical Arts Center
111 Franklin Health Commons
Farmington, ME 04938
Franklin Health Orthopaedics in located on the second floor of the Franklin Health Medical Arts Center located on the hospital’s campus. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. The medical practice also provides orthopaedic care at Androscoggin Valley Medical Arts Center in Livermore Falls every Thursday.
Dr. Cummings staffs the Sports Medicine Clinic for individuals of all ages who suffer from a sports-related injury. The Sports Medicine Clinic offers a team of an orthopaedic surgeon, licensed physical therapist, and a certified athletic trainer. This program is held at Franklin Health Orthopaedics on Wednesday mornings starting with 8:30 a.m. appointments.
Dr. Cummings received her Doctor of Medicine degree from Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, NY, and completed a six-year orthopaedic surgeon residency at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Surgery Program in Boston, MA. Dr. Cummings was the first female Chief Resident in the history of Orthopaedics at the Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. Cummings has completed clinical and research fellowships in sports medicine and orthopaedic research.
Dr. Cummings has a special interest in sports medicine. Her work in sports medicine has included caring for the rookie team, the Lowell Spinners of the Red Sox organization. Dr. Cummings is a member of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and was honored to serve as an expert for their "Standard Setting Exercise" and as an examiner for the Board Certification Examination. Her research interests are in posterolateral knee instability and ACL injuries in the young female athlete.
Dr. Cummings enjoys the outdoors and sports.