Dr. Sindu Stephen, MD

Dr. Sindu Stephen, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
(28)
Save
Dr. Sindu Stephen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Silver Spring, MD. She specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Stephen

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Stephen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Stephen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

35  Conditions Treated

Less

Read Less

4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

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

Dr. Stephen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Stephen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Stephen's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stephen to family and friends
28 total reviews (11 have 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)

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
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
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
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
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.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
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
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
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.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Are you Dr. Stephen?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Gastroenterology
(25)
Gastroenterology
(51)
Gastroenterology
(40)
Gastroenterology
(34)
Gastroenterology
(36)
Gastroenterology
(2)
Gastroenterology
(17)
Gastroenterology
(20)
Gastroenterology
(22)
Gastroenterology
(26)