Dr. Scott Steinberg, MD

Dr. Scott Steinberg, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(27)
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Dr. Scott Steinberg, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Decatur, GA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

1045 Sycamore Dr Fl 2

Decatur, GA 30030

Contact Information

(404) 501-7081

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Surgery
high
more than 82% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
more than 82% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Steinberg "Surgical Associates combines state-of the-art technology with expertise in surgery for benign and malignant diseases using the minimally invasive approach."
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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Diverticulitis
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Breast Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticular Diseases
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis of the Ileum
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal Complications
  • Lipomas
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Obesity
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Disorders
  • Small Intestine Diverticulosis
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • LINX® Reflux Management System
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • New York University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • St Vincent's Hosp & Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • St Vincent's Hosp & MC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • St Vincent's Hosp & Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Staten Island University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Steinberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Steinberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Steinberg to family and friends
4.4
based on 27 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Steinberg'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Atlanta |
in the last week Dr. Scott Steinberg is amazing! Such a cool and personable dude. I just had RNY gastric bypass surgery on 12/26/17. I'm already feeling great. His staff is exceptional. They had my work paperwork immediately after I got out the hospital. I am sure I will have great end results from...more
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Dr. Steinberg is one of the most compassionate doctors I have ever been to. He always listens and addresses my concerns. He did an amazing job with my surgery. His office staff is professional and courteous. You must use Dr. Steinberg if you need any major surgery. I highly recommend him.
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Atlanta, GA |
Highly unresponsive. Went in for a hernia issue, was told I need a CT scan and it would be scheduled. Had to call back many times to get it scheduled. Once it was completed, I received no follow up but had to keep calling back and am still waiting to hear my results. A horrible experience!
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in Pine Lake, Ga |
Dr. Steinberg is the most amazing surgeon I have ever been to. He is compassionate, caring, patient and professional. I really appreciate the time he spends with me before and after the procedure...and the time he spent with my husband reassuring him that I was okay.
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in GA |
A down to earth ease with unabashed confidence makes him approachable and trustworthy. Everyone who spoke of Dr. Steinberg at Dekalb Medical complimented him. One statement in particular that stood out was from an orderly who took me for my upper GI the morning after surgery. He said "Dr....more
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Dr. Steinberg accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Steinberg has admitting privileges

Dekalb Medical
2701 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033
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