Dr. Stephen Priest, MD

Colorectal Surgery •  Male • Age 69
  
Dr. Priest
Accepting new patients
1221 Crooks Rd Royal Oak, MI 48067

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Dr. Stephen Priest, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Royal Oak, MI and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Priest has more experience with Colorectal Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina medical school in 1979. He is affiliated with medical facilities Beaumont Hospital - Troy Campus and Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Priest to book an appointment.


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Dr. Priest accepts the following insurance:

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Assurant Health
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
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Practice Areas

Colorectal Surgery

Colorectal surgery treats conditions affecting the colon and rectum, including colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticulitis and hemorrhoids, through procedures such as tumor removal, colectomy, colostomy and resection.

Typically treats 67% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Priest performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Priest performs this procedure more than 99% of their peers

Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Priest performs Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Priest performs this procedure more than 98% of their peers

Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Priest performs Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Priest performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

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Dr. Priest's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

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Absolutely the best doctor I have ever encountered- saved my life. Spent a lot of time, very thorough and I am cancer free after 7 years from stage 3 colon cancer.
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Admitted to Beaumont with abcess in stomach. Very sick, Dr, Priest did colon surgery and was the best. would recommend him to everyone!!!!! He's best.
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Biography

Dr. Stephen Priest, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Royal Oak, MI and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Priest has more experience with Colorectal Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Univer...Read more

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1987
Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak
Residency Hospital
1986
York Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
York Hosp
Internship Hospital
1979
Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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  • Does Dr. Priest offer an online patient portal?

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  • Does Dr. Priest offer evening visits?

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Locations

Practice

1221 Crooks Rd Royal Oak, MI 48067
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Beaumont Hospital - Troy Campus

Troy, MI

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak

Royal Oak, MI

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)