Dr. Stephen E. Orlin, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 61

51 N 39th St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Hospital Quality

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Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
51 North 39th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Scheie Eye Institute
Philadelphia Office
51 N 39th St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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    Dr. Orlin's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Cornea Transplant
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
    • Pterygium Excision
    • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Color Blindness
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Duane Retraction Syndrome
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Esotropia
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Farsightedness
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    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Hypertropia
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pterygium
    • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis (Iridocyclitis)
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • 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

    University Of Cape Town, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1977

    Internship Hospital

    Woodstock/Groote Schuur Hospital
    Complete in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    Scheie Eye Institute University Penn
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    Scheie Eye Institute
    Complete in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Orlin & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

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    Dr. Orlin's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

    • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Orlin

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Orlin to family and friends

    7 responses
    above
    national average

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

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    Office Locations

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    Scheie Eye Institute
    Philadelphia Office
    51 N 39th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    (800) 789-7366 (Office)
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