Dr. Eric Steckler, MD

Dr. Eric Steckler, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Eric Steckler, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Palm Harbor, FL and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in gastroenterology.

33920 US Highway 19 N Ste 124

Palm Harbor, FL 34684

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heartburn
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Steckler'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

72  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Steckler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Steckler's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Steckler to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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

Dr. Steckler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Eric Steckler does NOT take the time to know his patients or get ALL the facts BEFORE he sends them to a hospital. Once in hospital, Dr. Steckler does not bother to go see them, his own patients, in the hospital "if it was not his turn that week to see his groups' patients in the hospital". ...more
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Woman who is secretary is the rudest person, she is very disrespectful to patients and must be related to doctor somehow as I don't see how anyone would allow their patients to be treated like that. We will change locations so we do not have to deal with her. I work for heart doctors and they...more
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He is a good doctor but his association's billing and administrative staff are quite bad as they insisted in charging me for a co-pay for a visit on a date was out of town. They kept harassing me and would not stop, even when I told them I was out of town on that date and that I had proof I had...more
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I scheduled a colonoscopy with Dr. Steckler due to a recurring bout of Diverticulitis. Everything went great until I was awoken in recovery with abdominal pain which concerned me. I asked for my Dr. and was told he had left before I woke in recovery. He immediately told the nurse to call an...more
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DR, STECKLER IS VERY WELL TRAINED. HOWEVER HIS BEDSIDE MANNER, EXPLANATION OF ISSUES FOUND AND CLINICAL EXAMINATION IS NOT AT THE LEVEL OF CARE I WOULD EXPECT FROM A MD WITH HIS EXPERIENCE.
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