Dr. Mark C. Steckel, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 57

140 Sherman St Ste 3C
Fairfield, CT 06824
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Bridgeport Hospital
267 Grant St
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Saint Vincent's Medical Center
2800 Main St
Bridgeport, CT 06606

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Dr. Steckel's Appointment Availabilty

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Yes

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Same Day
Pediatric and Adult Ophthalmology
Pediatric and Adult Ophthalmology
140 Sherman St Ste 3C
Fairfield, CT 06824
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    Dr. Steckel's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Ophthalmic Surgery
    • Pediatric Ophthalmology
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    Dr. Steckel says...

    • Botox® for Blepharospasm
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Tear Duct Surgery
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    Dr. Steckel says...

    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Migraine
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Scotoma
    • Strabismus
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Steckel

    Malpractice Claims not available

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

    0 Board Actions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Mt Sinai Med Center
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital Center
    Complete in 1988

    Fellowship Hospital

    E Harkness Eye Institute Colum P
    Complete in 1989

    Undergraduate Schools

    Cornell University
    Graduated in 1980
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Steckel & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Steckel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Bridgeport Hospital

    • Saint Vincent's Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Steckel

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.2
    • 18 responses

    3.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Steckel to family and friends

    3.2 out of 5

    18 responses

    Dr. Steckel's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.7 out of 5

    18 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.7 out of 5

    18 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    2.9 out of 5

    18 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    18 responses

    Experience with Dr. Steckel

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    18 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.9 out of 5

    18 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.9 out of 5

    18 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.8 out of 5

    18 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Dr. Steckel's Appointment Availabilty

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    Appointment Availability

    Same Day

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    Office Locations

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    Pediatric and Adult Ophthalmology
    140 Sherman St Ste 3C
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203) 256-1320 (Office)
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