Dr. Stephen Kessler, MD

Dr. Stephen Kessler, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Stephen Kessler, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from MED COLL OF PA in 1986 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

9807 Bustleton Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19115

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Rh Incompatibility Screening
high
more than 88% of peers
High Risk Pregnancy
high
more than 85% of peers
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Kessler's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

66  Conditions Treated

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46  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Amniocentesis
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Birth Control
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wound Repair

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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

  • MED COLL OF PA
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kessler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kessler's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kessler to family and friends
44 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (40)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Kessler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Doctor Kessler is a incredibly, kind and professional. He delivered my daughter 8 years ago and i have am truely glad he is my doctor. Always answers any questions that I may have and communicates in a timely manner. He is absolutely the best Doctor
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Dr. Kessler has been my OB/GYN since 1990. He exemplifies what a doctor should be....knowledgable, empathetic, caring, intelligent and trustworthy. He spends time with you, listens to you and answers any questions you have. As a healthcare professional myself, I know how rare it is to find a...more
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I've been seeing Dr Kessler for 20 years and through 2 pregnancies. His bedside manner is wonderful; he's professional, current, kind and good natured. He always has time to answer questions and explain procedures. I would recommend his services without hesitation.
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Dr. Kessler delivered my 6th baby, after having been delivered by Dr Binder my first 5 pregnancies. I was nervous about having to change doctors during my 6th pregnancy, but Dr Kessler eased all of my concerns and fears. He was extremely attentive to every one of my personal needs, he listened very...more
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Dr.Steve Kessler is highly professional, knowledgeable and always up to date on new methods and approaches. He creates a pleasant atmosphere, filled with joy.
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