Dr. Stephen Shaffer, MD

Dr. Stephen Shaffer, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Shaffer, MD is a pediatric gastroenterology doctor who practices in Wilmington, DE. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

1600 Rockland Rd

Wilmington, DE 19803

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delaware Physicians Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Dr. Shaffer's Experience

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Dr. Shaffer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shaffer "At Nemours, we excel in patient centered care."
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Anemia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Constipation
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hirschsprung's Disease
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Malnutrition
  • Microscopic Colitis
  • Motility Disorders
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Dilatation
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • High Resolution Esophageal Manometry
  • Impedance Testing
  • Manometry
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • pH Probe

Background Check

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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

  • University Of Vermont
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Med Center Of Delaware/Christiana Care
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Med Center Of Delaware/Christiana Care
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Hospital Of Cleveland/Rainbow Babies
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shaffer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shaffer accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink PPO
  • Delaware Physicians Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
  • Medicaid of Pennsylvania
  • Tricare
    Standard
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Shaffer has admitting privileges

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
1600 Rockland Rd
Wilmington, DE 19803
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