Dr. Stephen Pflugfelder, MD

Dr. Stephen Pflugfelder, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Pflugfelder, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1981 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1977 Butler Blvd

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Blepharitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Pflugfelder'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.

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Presby University Penn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute University Mi
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pflugfelder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pflugfelder's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pflugfelder to family and friends
5.0
based on 8 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Pflugfelder'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

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