Dr. Stanley Askin, MD

Dr. Stanley Askin, MD

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Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o
(9)

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Dr. Stanley Askin, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Elkins Park, PA and has been practicing for 45 years. He specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

ASKIN STANLEY R MD

8080 Old York Rd Ste 201

Elkins Park, PA 19027
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
normal
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

Dr. Askin'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

35  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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9  Procedures

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

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Askin to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have 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)

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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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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