Dr. Stephen Purcell, DO

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
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Dr. Stephen Purcell, DO
Dr. Stephen Purcell, DO is a dermatology doctor who practices in Allentown, PA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Purcell is affiliated with Schuylkill Medical Center East Norwegian Street and Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest.

1259 S Cedar Crest Blvd Ste 100

Allentown, PA 18103

Contact Information

(610) 437-4134

Dr. Stephen Purcell, DO

Dr. Stephen Purcell, DO

Accepted insurance

  • 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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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

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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

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dry Skin
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Lichen Planus
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pemphigus
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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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

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

  • 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
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Purcell accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Purcell has admitting privileges

Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest
1200 S Cedar Crest Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
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Schuylkill Medical Center East Norwegian Street
700 E Norwegian St
Pottsville, PA 17901
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