Dr. Kenton E. Stephens Jr, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 53

3841 Piper St Ste T3-377
Anchorage, AK 99508
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Dr. Stephens Jr' Experience

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Dr. Stephens Jr' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Stephens Jr Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Providence Alaska Medical Center
3200 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
Alaska Regional Hospital
2801 Debarr Road
Anchorage, AK 99508

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Stephens Jr

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Denali Cardiac Thoracic Surgica
Denali Cardiac Thoracic Surgica
3841 Piper St Ste T3-377
Anchorage, AK 99508
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    Dr. Stephens Jr' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Septal Defect
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    Background Check for Dr. Stephens Jr

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Stanford University
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Washington

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Washington

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Washington
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Stephens Jr & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Stephens Jr' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Stephens Jr has admitting privileges:

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    • Providence Alaska Medical Center

    • Alaska Regional Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Stephens Jr

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stephens Jr to family and friends

    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    6 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 6 responses
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    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Stephens Jr accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Denali Cardiac Thoracic Surgica
    3841 Piper St Ste T3-377
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907) 375-2000 (Office)
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