Dr. Stephen Firshein, MD

Dr. Stephen Firshein, MD

Hematology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Firshein, MD is a hematology specialist in Wethersfield, CT and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1972 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

1260 Silas Deane Hwy Ste 107

Wethersfield, CT 06109

Contact Information

(860) 246-6647

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
high
more than 84% of peers

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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology
3

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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2

Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Firshein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Firshein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Firshein to family and friends
2.7
based on 13 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Firshein's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in South Windsor, CT
I was his patient for over 40 years.. he ignored the findings on my labs recently which were an indication of bladder cancer. If my wife did not persist I would not be alive today. Upon leaving his practice he was childish enough to state he had saved my life when I 1st stated going to him. He did...more
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in Windsor CT
Dr. Firshine was my oncologist when I was diagnosed with AML.. I consider him one of the finest doctors I have worked with... Over the course of my treatment I have had many Firshine is at the top of the list!
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