Dr. Stephen Purcell, DO

Dr. Stephen Purcell, DO

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Purcell, DO is a dermatologist in Allentown, PA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Chicago College Of Osteopathic Med in 1980 and specializes in dermatology.

1259 S Cedar Crest Blvd Ste 100

Allentown, PA 18103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ringworm
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Purcell'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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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Purcell "The physicians at Advanced Dermatology Associates, Ltd. are committed to providing state-of-the-art therapies. Our mission is to provide compassion and high quality care to all our patients. Our office strives to provide our patients with patient education material to help them with their dermatological condition."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Dermatopathology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology**
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Chicago College Of Osteopathic Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Usaf Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Certificate Of Additional Qualification In Dermatopathology
    Other Education | Completed 1998
  • National Osteopathic Board Certification
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purcell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purcell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purcell to family and friends
4.7
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Purcell's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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