Austin Sumner, MD, MPH

Austin Sumner, MD, MPH

Occupational Medicine Physician
Medical Director, Occupational Medicine
Central Vermont Medical Center
Phone: 802-225-3944
Fax: 802-225-3959
Learn more about: Occupational Medicine


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Occupational Medicine
244 Granger Road
Berlin, VT 05602

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Phone: 802-225-3944
Fax: 802-225-3959
Hours at this location:
Monday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm

Biographical Information

Dr. Austin Sumner attended Louisiana State University Medical School followed by a residency in Internal medicine and a fellowship in environmental and occupational medicine. After completing his fellowship Dr. Sumner served as an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention investigating occupational and environmental disease outbreaks.

Dr. Sumner has been practicing occupational medicine for 10 years and he is particularly interested in helping those who are out of work and/or have lost their way in the workers compensation system.  He enjoys working collaboratively with employers, adjusters, attorneys, vocational rehabilitation counselors and other clinical care providers to aid in worker recovery and the safe return to work.


Occupational Medicine
Special Interests:
Work related injury and illness care, Independent Medical Exams (IMEs), Permanency Ratings, Multidisciplinary Work Hardening and Work conditioning, Consultation – causation evaluation, fitness for duty, treatment plan development, Commercial Driver Medical Exams


Medical School:
Louisiana State University – MD
State University of New York Health Science Center – Internal Medicine
University of Washington – Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Center of Disease Control and Epidemic Intelligence Service

Board Certifications

Board Certifications:
The American Board of Preventive Medicine