Dr. Stephanie Wishnev, MD

Dr. Stephanie Wishnev, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
55 y/o
(25)

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Dr. Stephanie Wishnev, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 23 years. She specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.Read her story

Nevada Surgery and Cancer Care Center

6020 S Jones Blvd

Las Vegas, NV 89118
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Sierra Choice
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wishnev's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wishnev treats Anal Disorders more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Wishnev treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Hemorrhoids
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wishnev treats Hemorrhoids more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Wishnev treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Abscess
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wishnev treats Abscess more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Wishnev treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

Dr. Wishnev's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anal Repair
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colitis
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diverticular Diseases
Diverticulitis
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Familial Colorectal Cancer
Familial Polyposis
Fecal Incontinence
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoid Treatment
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lynch Syndromes
Meckel's Diverticulum
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pilonidal Cyst
Polyps
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Prolapse
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Restorative Proctocolectomy With Ileal-Anal J Pouch
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

We share a common philosophy of comprehensive care for a broad range of surgical and cancer related problems with a compassionate touch.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 1995
    Rob't Wood Johnson Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1989
    Cleveland Clinic
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1988
  • 1986
    Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Wishnev's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wishnev

3.9

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
72%
(18)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4%
(1)
1 Star
24%
(6)

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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I was referred to Dr. Wishnev to have a large polyp removed. I immediately felt very comfortable with her. She is very thorough, honest and caring. Her staff is very friendly and efficient. I highly recommend Dr. Wishnev.
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First and foremost, I would like to thank Dr. Wishnev for practically saving my life! From the very beginning, Dr. Wishnev listened to my concerns, explained here surgical plans, and was able to perform both surgeries successfully. Her bedside manners is top notch and you will know right away that...Read More
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I had a wonderful experience with Dr. Wishnev. I think what I liked best was that she took the time to explain to me my condition and was patient enough to answer all the questions in a language that I could easily understand. She is an excellent doctor with a terrific bedside manner
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Seeing a proctologist can be an embarrassing experience. Dr Wishnev is one of the rare Las Vegas doctors who actually takes the time to talk to you and who really seems to know what she's doing. It's weird to say my favorite doctor in Vegas is a proctologist, but so far I haven't found many other...Read More
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In the beginning of 2016 I was in and out of the hospital for months at a time dealing with ulcerative colitis. Due to treatments not calming it down, it came to a conclusion that I would need to have surgery to remove my colon and be given an ostomy bag. Dr. Wishnev performed 3 surgeries on me:...Read More
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