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Dr. Stephanie Acierno, MD

Dr. Stephanie Acierno, MD

Pediatric Surgery ·  Female · Age 47

  

Dr. Stephanie Acierno, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA. She specializes in pediatric surgery.


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(253) 403-4613

Dr. Acierno accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Medicare Advantage
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Community First Health Plans
Medicare
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicare
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc.
LifeWise
Medicaid
Medicare
Part B Primary
Meritain Health
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PacificSource
Pacific Source
Premera Blue Cross
Medicare Advantage HMO
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
United Healthcare
US Family Health Plan
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

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Dr. Acierno's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Acierno performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 57% of her peers

Dr. Acierno performs this procedure more than 57% of her peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Acierno treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 53% of her peers

Dr. Acierno treats this condition more than 53% of her peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Acierno treats Abdominal Disorders more than 48% of her peers

Dr. Acierno treats this condition more than 48% of her peers

Dr. Acierno's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Still's Disease
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

My goal as your child's surgeon isto give them the best care possiblewhile making the experience as childfriendly as possible. Whether it is anemergency surgery or an electiveone, I want you and your child tounderstand what the problem is, howwe are ...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

University Of Washington/Seattle Children's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Texas Southwestern; University Of Washington
Residency Hospital
University of Texas Southwestern
Internship Hospital
University of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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We had an excellent experience with Dr. Acierno. I have a medically fragile child and she went above and beyond in her research and planning. I felt she was incredibly compassionate, thorough, and had a great sense of humor. She made a difficult experience For our family as easy as possible.
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