Dr. Stephen Harlin, MD

Dr. Stephen Harlin, MD

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Dr. Stephen Harlin, MD is a general medical practice specialist in Lakewood Ranch, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in general medical practice, preventive medicine, and more.Read his story

8470 Enterprise Cir Ste 307

Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

Contact Information

(941) 361-1505

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Dr. Harlin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Harlin "Upon entering his medical training at Drexel University College of Medicine, Dr. Harlin was selected for the prestigious Honors Research Program in Medicine, in affiliation with the Mayo Clinic. He published research work on chronic inflammation, was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, and earned his Doctor of Medicine Dr. Harlin completed residency training at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and went on to complete fellowship training in Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at Temple University. Dr. Harlin is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and was Board Certified in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Harlin spent much of his career as a Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon before opening his Precision Medicine Practice. Throughout his career, Dr. Harlin has been involved in clinical research, teaching, and patient care. He has presented or published more than 50 scientific works and his work on chronic inflammation earned a Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation Grant. Dr. Harlin received the National Committee for Quality Assurance's (NCQA) highest recognition for his integration of the electronic health record into clinical practice. The Human Genome Project and the Precision Medicine Initiative, both led by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), have significantly advanced our understanding of the pathogenesis of disease. Transitioning from reconstructive surgery to precision medicine was a natural evolution for Dr. Harlin. It has allowed him to combine his love of medical research and database programming, and bring current advances in scientific discovery into clinical practice. He continues to immerse himself in new research and direct development updates of The Harlin Center's clinical decision support software (CDSS). The center's software enables Dr. Harlin to analyze big data, determine the root causes of disease, and to diagnose with much greater accuracy than he would otherwise be able to do. In 2016, Dr. Harlin became the first U.S. physician fully certified by the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) to provide its Stress Management and Resiliency Training (SMART) program. At the same time, he was appointed as an adjunct professor to teach SMART at New College of Florida (NCF). The Harlin Center for Precision Medicine is a leader in genomics-based preventive healthcare. We specialize in combining a detailed interpretation of your genome and microbiome with an exceptionally comprehensive clinical examination. Dr. Harlin has a sincere desire to enhance patient health and reduce age-related disease risk through an understanding of each patient's genetics and lifestyle choices, which are at the root of disease susceptibility. For patients seeking real and sustainable health improvement and truly compassionate care, we are here for you."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Harlin "When patients have a deep understanding of their health risks, they are much more incentivized to follow through with prescribed interventions and treatment plans.  Patient education is central to our patient care.  Patient education drives patient follow through, and that in turn drives better health outcomes.

Excellent care requires followup care and so our conscierge service does not limit the number of patient visits.  We also welcome spouces, family, and friends of the patient because we understand that they are part of the patient's healthcare team."

3  Specialties

  • General Medical Practice
  • Lifestyle Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

6  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Nutritional Diseases

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Penn State
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Temple & Fox Chase
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Temple & Fox Chase
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Mass Gen Hosp Harvard Med Sch
    Other Education | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Harlin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harlin's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

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