Dr. Stephen Pappas Jr., MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 53

6420 Rockledge Dr Ste 4900
Bethesda, MD 20817
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  • Ophthalmology

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8600 Old Georgetown Rd
Bethesda, MD 20814

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Center For Retinal Diseases/Sgy
Center For Retinal Diseases/Sgy
6420 Rockledge Dr Ste 4900
Bethesda, MD 20817
407 Church St NE Ste F
Vienna, VA 22180
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    Dr. Pappas Jr.' Experience

    Dr. Pappas Jr.' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Surgery
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Steroid Injection
    • Vitrectomy
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery
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    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment
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    Background Check for Dr. Pappas Jr.

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • 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

    Awards

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Chief Resident, Ophthalmology, Washington Hospital Center, 1991-1992
    • America's Top Ophthalmologists, Retina and Vitreous Surgery, 2004-2005

    Media & Publications

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    Washington Hospital Center

    Residency Hospital

    Washington Hospital Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Mass Eye Infirm
    Complete in 1961
    Retina Institute MD
    Complete in 1995

    Other Education

    Retina Institute Of Maryland-Clinical Fellowship
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pappas Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Greek
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    Dr. Pappas Jr.' Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
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    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pappas Jr. to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Pappas Jr.' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Pappas Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Center For Retinal Diseases/Sgy
    6420 Rockledge Dr Ste 4900
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 571-2000 (Office)
    (301) 571-4307 (Fax)
    B
    407 Church St NE Ste F
    Vienna, VA 22180
    (703) 255-2230 (Office)
    (703) 255-2238 (Fax)
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