Dr. Kristen Stephen, MD

Dr. Kristen Stephen, MD

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Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
51 y/o
(43)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Kristen Stephen, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Wexford, PA. She is 51 years old and has been practicing for 25 years. Read her story

Forefront Dermatology - Wexford

1000 Stonewood Dr Ste 200

Wexford, PA 15090
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intertrigo
very high
more than 97% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Stephen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Stephen "Dr. Kristen Stephen was raised in upstate New York, Japan, and Pittsburgh. She returned to Pittsburgh after her residency. She now lives in Sewickley with her architect husband, young daughter, and two dogs. Outside of dermatology, she is passionate about travel, good food, and great books. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stephen "We offer the latest innovations in dermatological skincare conditions and skin cancer treatment and detection in a friendly, professional office where your needs come first.

Our experienced board-certified dermatologists and skin-cancer experts take pride in educating patients by providing accurate and complete information, thus helping you make the right choices for your optimal skin health. We are committed to delivering innovative solutions and exceptional care to meet the dermatological needs of our patients in the Wexford community throughout their lifetime."

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cold Sore
  • Dandruff
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Juniata College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Penn State College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stephen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Allegheny County Medical Society, Member
  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society, Member
  • Pittsburgh Academy of Dermatology, Member

Dr. Stephen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stephen to family and friends
4.4
based on 43 total reviews (29 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (5)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Stephen's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (29)

in Wexford, PA |
Dr. Steven has Great people skills and emotional intelligence, not to mention, she seems to be doing what she was meant to do.
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in Wexford,PA |
Very thorough and very knowledgeable.
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I’ve been a patient of Dr. Stephen for quite a long time. I find her to be professional, personable and friendly. I have always felt comfortable with her and she takes time to answer all of my questions.
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in Cranberry Twp, PA |
Dr. Stephen is very knowledgeable, helpful and kind. I highly recommend her!
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Pittsburgh, PA |
Dr. Stephen was very condescending in her conversation with me. She also was not very empathetic and did not give me time to speak and ask questions. I will not be going back to her again nor would I recommend her to friends. Needs to improve her bed side manor!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Stephen accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

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