Dr. Stanley Askin, MD

Dr. Stanley Askin, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
69 y/o
(9)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Stanley Askin, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Elkins Park, PA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 45 years.

ASKIN STANLEY R MD

8080 Old York Rd Ste 201

Elkins Park, PA 19027
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
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more than 10% of peers
Hand Fracture
normal
more than 10% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 10% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Neuroplasty
  • Trigger Finger Release

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

  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hosp. Of The Univ. Of Pa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Askin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Askin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Askin to family and friends
2.3
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Askin's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Philadelphia, PA |
This is probably one of the most sarcastic doctors I have ever met! He made me feel really uncomfortable throughout the whole appointment and did not care about my illness. His main concern was to satisfy the insurance in IME and did not care about my over-all health. He looked at me for aprox. 10...more
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Glenolden, PA |
A hand specialist saw me for 15 minutes about my elbow surgery and determined I was okay to return to my job. Gave me paperwork to fill out after the examination when said paperwork was clearly meant for me to be read and reviewed before the exam began.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Askin accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • 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

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5501 Old York Rd
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Holy Redeemer Hospital
1648 Huntingdon Pike
Meadowbrook, PA 19046
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