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Dr. Thomas Frimpong

Thomas Frimpong, D.O., CIME

Thomas Frimpong, D.O., CIME brings a unique skill set to the care of people with brain and spinal disorders, with expertise in scoliosis, complex spinal disorders, and minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Frimpong also performs independent medical evaluations for workplace related injuries.


  • Fellowship: Bassett Healthcare, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (New York)
  • Residency: Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (Virginia)
  • Doctoral Degree: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (Pennsylvania)

  • American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • The International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery
  • North American Spine Society

  • Degenerative spine reconstruction
  • Navigation-guided spine fusion and removal of brain and spine tumors
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Spinal cord stimulator placement
  • Navigation-guided biopsy
  • Traumatic brain and spinal injury
  • Scoliosis
  • Start 2021 off right by taking care of YOU! Pinnacle Sports Performance’s certified strength and conditioning specialist Kevin Nickel, MS, CSCS will provide a customized training session to suit your fitness, strength, toning, energy or weight loss goals. Our very clean and spacious studio training room provides a private atmosphere to achieve your goals without… Continue Reading

    Due to the COVID-19 national crisis we are pleased to announce an additional service for our patients. We are now offering Telehealth visits, which is a live face-to-face telecommunication visit between you and your provider in the comfort of your own home. To setup your Telehealth visit, send a portal message or call 620-662-6000. Continue Reading

    Substance abuse is a medical condition and should be treated by medical professionals in a hospital setting. BreakThru™ is a substance abuse service within Summit Surgical Hospital. We use a medically based approach to managing withdrawal – and we treat addiction patients with the same compassion and concern for their dignity and confidentiality as any… Continue Reading

    The Summit is now accepting applications is now for multiple positions. Please see our full list of available positions. Summit Careers Continue Reading

    Strength, Speed and Agility Camps led by head strength coach Kevin Nickel, MS, CSCS.  Kevin has been a certified strength and conditioning coach at Pinnacle Sports Performance for the past 11 years.  He will provide instruction on proper sprinting, cutting and lifting techniques plus practicing other movements and drills that will help you become a… Continue Reading

    Pinnacle Rehabilitation now has two certified staff to help patients improve their walking, mobility and quality of life.  Matthew Downey, PT and Anita Khokhar, PTA have been certified to use the LSVT BIG® program that has been documented to be effective for patients with Parkinson’s Disease and other neurological conditions.  Treatment is administered by a… Continue Reading