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A colorectal surgeon in Ohio, Dr. Joel Porter offers comprehensive care for intestinal diseases that affect the colon, rectum and intestines.


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Summa Physicians Inc. - Colon/Rectal Surgery  


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95 Arch Street, Suite 150, Akron, OH 44304

Office Hours

  Open Lunch Close
Mon 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Tue 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Wed 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Office Details

Doctor Specialty Colorectal Surgery
Practice Specialty Colorectal Surgery
Group Practice Summa Physicians Inc. - Colon/Rectal Surgery
Health System Summa Health System
Hospital Affiliation
  • Summa Akron City Hospital
Languages Spoken English

Insurance Accepted  

  • Other

About Dr. Porter
Dr. Porter



Dr. Joel Porter graduated from The Ohio State College of Medicine in 1981.

Dr. Porter has one office in Ohio where he specializes in Colorectal Surgery.

Dr. Porter works with two doctors including Dr. Frederick Slezak and Dr. Erica Laipply.


Education & Training  

Medical School

Languages Spoken  

  • English