Dr. Stefan Chock, MD

Dr. Stefan Chock, MD

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Dr. Stefan Chock, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in general surgery, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

Desert Surgical Associates

3196 S Maryland Pkwy Ste 101A

Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Umbilical Hernia
normal
more than 5% of peers
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
normal
more than 5% of peers
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Chock'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.

Dr. Chock's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chock "Dr. Stefan N. Chock is a graduate of the University of California at Riverside. He earned his master's degree and doctor of medicine degree from Chicago Medical School. He completed his fellowship training in surgical, critical care and trauma at the University of Maryland Medical Center's prestigious Baltimore Schock Trauma Center.Dr. Chock's chosen field of trauma surgery and critical care medicine acknowledges his belief that all patients, no matter how critical the injury, should receive his full attention so that the patient's goal of recovery is realized. His patient and their family are his number one priority. Dr. Chock has conducted original research in the field and regularly presents his findings at medical conferences. He has shown his quest for more knowledge in the field of trauma medicine by participating in elective programs, some as far away as Thailand and as close to home as Pennsylvania. Dr. Chock is also proficient in advance foregut laparoscopic procedures. As an original member of the Desert Surgical Associates group, Dr. Chock helped to develop the trauma critical care program at Sunrise Hospital, and continues to be involved in changes to the program as new technology warrants. Making sure that he is well informed of new medical procedures and advances in trauma, critical care medicine, Dr. Chock is confident that all his patients will have quality service and excellent care."
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4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

17  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Uc Riverside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Chicago Med Sch/Finch U Hlth Scis
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Pinnacle Hlth Hosps-Polyclin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Baltimore Shock Trauma
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chock has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chock's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chock to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Chock'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 (2)

The minute I met Dr. Chock, I knew he was my surgeon! I went for a gallbladder removal consultation and Dr. Chock made me feel very comfortable, explained my condition thoroughly, he let me ask all the questions I needed to and answered back in the best way possible. He took ample time with me and...more
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By far the most professional and caring surgeon I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. He recently saved my son's life. He cared enough to visit and check up on my son on days off and non scheduled times. Takes the time to answer questions. A true professional, you won't find a better more...more
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