Dr. Stephen Malone, MD

Dr. Stephen Malone, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Stephen Malone, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Dover, DE and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

260 Beiser Blvd Ste 101

Dover, DE 19904

Contact Information

(302) 734-9700

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Pathological Spine Fracture
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 95% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

100  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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49  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Arm Surgery
  • Decompression
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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1 Sanction
  • Unprofessional Conduct (4/1/2014)
    Action Taken: Consent Order
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Delaware
1 Board Action
  • Disciplinary action in another state (10/28/2014)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Malone, Stephen Leroy MD: License # MD427380: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician had a license or other authorization to practice the profession suspended, revoke, refused or otherwise disciplined by the proper licensing authority of another state. ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine has imposed a civil penalty of $1,000.00.
    State: Pennsylvania

Education

  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Cincinnati Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Cincinnati Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Southern Ca
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Malone has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French Creole

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Malone's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Malone to family and friends
30 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Malone's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

I really like Dr. Malone bedside manner. He is straightforward with his patients and he explains what he can and cannot do for you! His staff is great ! They are very quick to handle patients requests and paperwork requested by employers in timely manner ! They take the time to answer your...more
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I had been having problems with my back for years and being military I was subject to the system. Finally I got a referral to see Doc Malone. I like his matter of fact attitude as he doesn't sugar coat anything. Some people need the coddling I guess. I left his office with all my questions answered...more
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We found Dr. Malone to be very down to earth. He answered questions and kexplained his ideas on treatment clearly
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A complete fail as a practitioner and a human being. Aside from behaving as if I was wasting his time during scheduled appointments, his statements were unethical and abusive. He first diagnosed me with OPLL, gave a completely asinine explanation of what that is and told me that there was no...more
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