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Dr. Robert Steckler, MD

Surgical Oncology ·  Male · Age 77

Dr. Steckler

Texas Oncology Surgical Specialists

7777 Forest Ln Ste C585 Dallas, TX 75230

Accepting new patients

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Dr. Robert Steckler, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1967 and specializes in surgical oncology.


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(972) 566-4880

Dr. Steckler accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Steckler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Head and Neck Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steckler treats Head and Neck Cancer more than 92% of his peers

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

Oral Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steckler treats Oral Cancer more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Steckler treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Lip Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Palate Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
Melanoma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Steckler treats Melanoma more than 87% of his peers

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

Dr. Steckler's conditions and procedures:

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lip Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

Dr. Steckler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Steckler

2.7

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
37.5%
(6)
4 Stars
6.25%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
56.25%
(9)

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I had a very good experience with Dr. Steckler. He is a true professional, smart, intelligent, and he gets right down to the point, yet he is polite, accommodating, and joked about what I should name my tumor. I thought it was a nice attempt to warm up the gravity of the situation and I decided that the tumor's name was Butterball, haha. My experience for surgery at the hospital yesterday was absolutely fantastic and all of the staff was very welcoming, informative, and attentive. So far, seems
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Do not trust this Dr. Rude, condescending. Left in tears.
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I had four cysts that were to be removed from my head. He took tissue out of my head, but missed removing 3 out of the four cysts all together. He refused to admit that he had been neglectful. I asked for another doctor to be present at my follow up appointment and the other doctor on staff ended up removing one of the other three cysts that Dr. Steckler failed to get. These are cyst you can feel on top of my head! How do you miss that. Makes me worry about all the patience whom need internal su
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Dr.Steckler made me feel more informed and confident about my husband's up coming surgury to remove cancer.He's very though in explaining his course of action and has an awesome bedside manner..
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Steckler, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1967 and specializes in surgical oncology.

Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

1973
MD Anderson Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1972
Long Island Jewish Med Center
Residency Hospital
1968
Long Island Jewish Med Center
Internship Hospital
1967
New York Medical College
Medical School
1973
1972
1968
1967

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)

87% Patient experience rating, 18% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

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