Dr. Allen Schlein, MD

Dr. Allen Schlein, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
79 y/o
(27)

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Dr. Allen Schlein, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Bridgeport, CT and has been practicing for 48 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and pain management.Read his story

Allen Schlein MD

650 Clinton Ave

Bridgeport, CT 06605
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Learn about Dr. Schlein

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schlein performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Runner's Knee
very high
more than 94% of peers
Rib Fracture
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Schlein's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Schlein's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schlein "Dr. Allen P. Schlein, MD, obtained his medical degree from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College in 1965, and took up his orthopedic surgery internship at Philadelphia General Hospital and had his residency at Mayo Clinic, Minnesota. Dr. Schlein is a professional member of th American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, Bridgeport Medical Society, Orthopaedic Practice Association and the Fairfeild County Medical Association. He provides a wide variety of procedures including, to mention a few, Osteoporosis - Reconstructive Surgery, Knee Replacement Surgery, Joint Reconstruction Surgery, Hip Replacement and Total Joint Replacement."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schlein "Dr. Allen P. Schlein, MD, has been practicing Orthopedic Surgery since 1970 and is Board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pain Management

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

63  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
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34  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • JEFFERSON MED COLL-THOS JEFFERSON UNIV
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Philadelphia General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schlein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schlein's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schlein to family and friends
27 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Schlein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

veryhappy
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i always feel safe with hes treatment
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everything going good
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im satisfied. my knee is fixed and im walking. dr schlein is very straight forward and to the point.
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good
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