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Dr. Dean Stephens, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 44

Dr. Stephens

Dr. Dean Stephens, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Savannah, GA. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine and specializes in rheumatology.


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(912) 349-4227

Dr. Stephens accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Stephens' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stephens treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Stephens treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stephens treats Osteoarthritis of Shoulder more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Stephens treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Elbow Injuries
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stephens treats Elbow Injuries more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Stephens treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Stephens' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Dean Stephens, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Savannah, GA. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
Medical School

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Dr. Stephens' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stephens

4.1

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
73.17073170731707%
(30)
4 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
(1)
3 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
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2 Stars
4.878048780487805%
(2)
1 Star
17.073170731707318%
(7)

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Dr. Stephens is very compassionate, listens to what I have to say, and always includes me in the decisions regarding my care. When other doctors had given up on me, Dr Stephens didn't. He kept working on my case until he figured out what was going on. He never gave up. Dr. Stephens and his...Read More
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Great Doctor, on a scale of 1-5, a definate 5+! Office staff- some are 5s but others ???. The lab techs-very nice. One med. asst.is great! Other staff and issues: getting test results - problematic; phone calls rarely returned; pharmacy faxes ignored. There are some other general office concerns....Read More
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Dr. Stephens is a thorough doctor who listens to his patients. He is intelligent enough to think outside the box and has helped decrease my pain and symptoms since I began seeing him. His nurse, "Christy", is very competent and warm in her demeanor. His lab technician is wonderful for drawing...Read More
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Dr. Stephens himself is Very Good, but his staff resembles Dr.Jekyll & Mr.Hyde! One nurse (Christy) is FABULOUS!-- friendly, caring, dependable & trustworthy; whereas, the other nurse (Christina) is NOT! Christina decides WHO & WHAT the Doc sees WHEN --- even overriding his orders to the...Read More
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In the beginning, I loved Dr. Stephens. He diagnosed and began treatment immediately. Over the 2 years since then, it seems that he doesn't understand or care about the actual pain and suffering his patient is going through. His medical assistant and nurses/office people are rude, do not return...Read More
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