Dr. Stephen G. Pophal, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology • Male • Age 50

1919 E Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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Dr. Pophal's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Chandler Regional Medical Center
1955 West Frye Road
Chandler, AZ 85224
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
350 West Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85013

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pophal

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
PCH Cardiology
PCH Cardiology
1919 E Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85016
PCH Cardiology
3420 S Mercy Rd Ste 121
Gilbert, AZ 85297
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    Dr. Pophal's Experience

    Dr. Pophal's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Cardiology
    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Cardiology
    • Pediatrics
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Heart Surgery
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
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    • Abnormal Heart Beat
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Atrioventricular Block
    • Bacterial Endocarditis
    • Cardiac Arrest
    • Cardiac Arrhythmia
    • Cardiac Dysrhythmia
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Ebstein's Anomaly
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Block
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Murmur
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
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    • Kawasaki Disease
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Neonatal Tachycardia
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Symptoms, Heart
    • Syncope
    • Systemic Vasculitis
    • Tetralogy of Fallot
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.
    • 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

    Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Graduated in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    University Chicago Pritzker School Med
    Complete in 1994

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Pittsburgh Children's Hospital
    Complete in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pophal & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. Pophal's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 6 hospitals where Dr. Pophal has admitting privileges:

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    • Arrowhead Hospital

    • Chandler Regional Medical Center

    • Mercy Gilbert Medical Center

    • Phoenix Baptist Hospital

    • Phoenix Children's Hospital

    • St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pophal

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pophal to family and friends

    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Pophal's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 13 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Pophal
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Pophal accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    PCH Cardiology
    1919 E Thomas Rd
    Phoenix, AZ 85016
    (602) 933-3366 (Office)
    (602) 933-2321 (Fax)
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    PCH Cardiology
    3420 S Mercy Rd Ste 121
    Gilbert, AZ 85297
    (602) 933-3366 (Office)
    (602) 933-9890 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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