Dr. Jeffrey Sternberg, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Sternberg, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Jeffrey Sternberg, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

77 Van Ness Ave Apt 300

San Francisco, CA 94102

Contact Information

(415) 821-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Sternberg's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sternberg treats Abdominal Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Sternberg treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sternberg treats Hemorrhoids more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Sternberg treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Anorectal Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sternberg treats Anorectal Abscess more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Sternberg treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Rectal Abscess

Dr. Sternberg's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diverticulitis
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectal Cancer
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

caring, good listener, dedicated, intelligent, compassionate, committed, healing and reassuring.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • University Of Minnesota Hosp & Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Harvard University Health Serv-Stillman Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1991
    University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1991

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Dr. Sternberg's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sternberg

4.9

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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I found Dr. Sternberg after a desperate search for an alternative to the invasive and painful procedure the surgeons at Stanford recommended for chronic pilonidal cyst and ulcers. Dr. Sternberg's cleft lift procedure requires a significantly shorter recovery period and yielded better results than...Read More
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Five stars are not enough stars to accurately rate this doctor!! My son was healed by this doctor where other doctors failed! My son suffered from pilonidal disease...this doctor took the time to inform us and educate us on the condition and the expectation of the surgery. It has been 5 years...Read More
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This has been such an excellent experience from beginning to end. Most communication has been long distance since we live out of state. The staff were pleasant and answered all of my questions . Dr. Sternberg has a warm, calm and comforting manner which, along with his years of experience in...Read More
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Dr. Sternberg is an excellent surgeon with the highest credentials and a heart of gold for his patients. Through his knowledge of pilonidal disease, expertise in an effective surgical procedure to heal it, compassion in listening and responding to our many questions, and continued support...Read More
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Dr. Sternberg is a hero of mine. His care and expertise changed my life and and I regained my health after being ill. He has monitored my recovery and I am grateful that he has been there for me. Dr. Sternberg is an excellent doctor!
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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