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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 48

203 Lothrop St Fl 6
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Dr. Stefko's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
UPMC Eye Center Oakland
UPMC Eye Center Oakland
203 Lothrop St Fl 6
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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    Dr. Stefko's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Blepharorrhaphy
    • Dacryocystorhinostomy
    • Enucleation of Eye
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
    • Eyelid Reconstruction Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
    • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
    • Repair of Eye Laceration
    • Repair of Lid Retraction
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    2
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Headache
    • Keratitis
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Migraine
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Graduated in 1997

    Internship Hospital

    Wilmer Eye Institute Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Complete in 2001

    Residency Hospital

    Johns Hopkins University School Med
    Western Pennsylvania Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    Wilmer Eye Institute Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Complete in 2002
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Stefko & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Stefko's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.8
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    2.8 out of 5

    Dr. Stefko's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Stefko

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.2 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    UPMC Eye Center Oakland
    203 Lothrop St Fl 6
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (412) 647-2200 (Office)
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