Dr. Stephen Steinberg, MD

Dr. Stephen Steinberg, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Stephen Steinberg, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in gastroenterology, hematology, and more.

701 NW 13th St Ste 3097

Boca Raton, FL 33486

Contact Information

(561) 955-6631

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Bile Duct Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pancreatic Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Steinberg'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Steinberg "Dr. Steinberg is board certified in Hematology and Oncology in addition to Gastroenterology. He is committed to providing comprehensive care to patients with diseases of the Pancreas, Gall Bladder and Bile Ducts, including advanced therapeutic endoscopy (EUS & ERCP) He has been a national leader in innovation is this area for over 25 years."

5  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

4  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

138  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopic Pseudocyst Drainage
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Paracentesis
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Steinberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Steinberg's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Steinberg to family and friends
26 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Steinberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

He came highly recommended (by a doctor we respect), so I assume he is a good clinician, BUT....the doctor's prescribed prep failed BOTH my wife and I. At our post-op consult, he made it very clear that he refused to accept responsibility for the prep procedure, attempting to blame the referring...more
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I turned yellow and my gastroenterologist said I had a tumor at the end of my bile duct. I went to the Cleveland clinic- they told me that they couldn't take it off with a scope and that I would need a complicated surgery- a Whipple. They said there was a doctor in Boca who might be able take it...more
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The doctor has been extremely helpful to me. When I started to write this review I noticed the last reviewer and was quite surprised at the review. I too had a serious (cancer) of the esophagus- over several visits and procedures I recieved excellent and attentive care. He explained my condition...more
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Although Dr. Steinberg has an impressive background, his lack of communication with my husband led to very serious medical problems. He barely gave us any of his time, ran away quickly when we wanted to ask him questions, confused us with another patient and forgot the procedure my husband was to...more
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He runs significantly late even as long as 2-3 hours., and then spends little time with his patients. He fails to listen or answer questions and gives no insight into what to expect from a given procedure. He fails to project any kind of interest or empathy for his patients.
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