Dr. Sindu Stephen, MD

Dr. Sindu Stephen, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
Age 40
(28)
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Dr. Sindu Stephen, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Silver Spring, MD. She is 40 years old.

12012 Veirs Mill Rd

Silver Spring, MD 20906

Contact Information

(301) 942-3550

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 81% of peers
Abdominal Pain
normal
more than 73% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 69% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Nausea
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

Education data for Dr. Stephen is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stephen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Malayalam

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stephen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stephen to family and friends
4.4
based on 28 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Silver Spring |
I've had two colonoscopies with Dr. Steven. She's been great about explaining what to expect and what my results have meant. During my first procedure she found and removed large polyps that were on track to become cancer, It is such a relief to know that they are gone! Not having cancer is...more
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SILVER SPRING |
I came to see Dr. Stephen for general GI discomfort. She recommended a colonoscopy, which I didn't really want to do because I was only 35 and in otherwise great health, but I followed her advice and had the procedure. She found a pre-cancerous polyp that could have developed into colon cancer and...more
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I was treated for Hep-C with Dr Stephen, She is very informative ,she had me on a very successful plan. I am now cured of Hep.C and very grateful to have her as my doctor.
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in Rockville, MD |
Two years ago, during a gall bladder surgery the surgeon discovered a couple of small tumors on my pancreas. He dismissed them as "nothing to worry about." Dr. Stephen, however, was adamant that I follow up in the pancreastic cyst clinic at Hopkins. I did and learned that these tumors are...more
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in Washington, DC |
Dr. Stephen makes the time to listen and talk to you offering comprehensive solutions that aren't just about medication. I also had an endoscopy and she and the anesthesiologist were fantastic, listening to my concerns and addressing them.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Stephen accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Choice Network POS
    Blue Preferred PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Stephen has admitting privileges

Holy Cross Hospital
1500 Forest Glen Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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