Dr. Stephen Bane, MD

Dr. Stephen Bane, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Stephen Bane, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in Woodbridge, VA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, sleep medicine, and more.Read his story

2280 Opitz Blvd Ste 340

Woodbridge, VA 22191

Contact Information

(540) 288-0999

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Bane's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bane "Dr Bane trained in general surgery in New York at NYU and Bellevue Hospitals. He served in the U.S. Navy as a flight surgeon and as an Otolaryngologist in San Diego and later Pensacola Florida. Dr Bane left the Navy in Pensacola in 1994 to enter private practice. Dr. Bane has practiced in Woodbridge, VA and has been on staff at Potomac Hospital since 1997. He has served as chairman of the OR Committee, ENT Section Chief, Medical Executive Committee and he is currently Chairman of the Surgical Department."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bane "At Commonwealth Ear Nose and Throat Associates, LLC our goal is to offer the most comprehensive range of Ear, Nose & Throat and Facial Plastic Surgery for our patients, both pediatric and adult. Whether you require surgery, a cosmetic procedure, skincare, a high technology hearing aid, allergy testing, or help getting a good night's sleep, our expert staff can help you. Browse our website, and learn more about our staff, the services we provide and important links that can help answer your questions. Your health and well being matter to us and we welcome the opportunity to serve you.  We accept cash patients at a reasonable fee, and will assist with Fit for Duty letters "

3  Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

54  Conditions Treated

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34  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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Background Check

2 Malpractice Claims
  • Settlement : 2014
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: INCIDENT LOCATION: PRINCE WILLIAM /// PRACTITIONER COMMENTS: Settlement was made for a temporary injury,after surgery for removal of a Cyst from the neck. The patient developed a post operative air leak and subcutaneous emphysema which required another surgery. The patient has recovered.
    State: Virginia
  • Settlement : 2016
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: INCIDENT LOCATION: PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY /// PRACTITIONER COMMENTS: Paid to mother for pain and suffering
    State: Virginia
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

  • Boston College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Naval Med Center San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Nyu Hospitals Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bane has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bane has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bane's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bane to family and friends
59 total reviews (19 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (24)

Dr. Bane's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (19)

I went to have a procedure done, but the doctor refused to do it in the first two visits.
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Dr. Bane's office is clean and pleasant. The receptionist told me I didn't need to fill out the insurance portion; she would do it. That has never happened to me before. Dr. Bane listened to my concerns and had my ears retested. He explained things clearly to me. I am so thankful for the whole...more
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I took my daughter to see Dr Bane about her snoring and enlarge tonsils. He knows his profession, he is prompt, We scheduled her surgery, At the surgery center Dr. Bane sat down with us and went over the procedure again with us. After the surgery he came out and talked with us. I very conformable...more
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Dr. Bane is amazing. He was informative, took action and I felt that he cared about my well-being. He made sure that my experience was as tolerable as possible. He sees my whole family now and does my cosmetics! He has a State certified support dog which my children love! Don't believe the...more
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This was my first time going to an ENT doctor and Dr. Bane was amazing. He was informative, took action and I felt that he cared about my well-being. He made sure that my experience was as tolerable as possible. I will definitely go back! He not only helped me with my sinus issue but also does my...more
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