Dr. Stephen Gerwel, MD

Dr. Stephen Gerwel, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Gerwel, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Canonsburg, PA. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Gerwel is affiliated with Jefferson Regional Medical Center, Saint Clair Hospital and Canonsburg General Hospital.

100 Medical Blvd

Canonsburg, PA 15317

Contact Information

(412) 970-6650

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 89% of peers
Appendicitis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 66% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Gerwel does not have any board certifications listed.

37

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fracture
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Wroclaw Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Providence Hospital Med Ctrs
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Sacred Heart Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Francis Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Gerwel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Gerwel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gerwel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gerwel to family and friends
3.3
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Gerwel's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Gerwel accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Gerwel has admitting privileges

Saint Clair Hospital
1000 Bower Hill Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15243
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Jefferson Regional Medical Center
565 Coal Valley Rd
Jefferson Hills, PA 15025
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Canonsburg General Hospital
100 Medical Blvd
Canonsburg, PA 15317
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