Dr. Stephen Unger, MD

Dr. Stephen Unger, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Stephen Unger, MD is a general surgery specialist in Miami Beach, FL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Duke Univ Sch Of Med in 1975 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

4302 Alton Rd Ste 720

Miami Beach, FL 33140

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dialysis Access Procedures
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Unger'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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19  Procedures

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

  • Duke Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Duke
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Va
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Unger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Unger's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Unger to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Unger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Unger is the ultimate professional medical practictioner. He is knowledgeable and affable, never rushes through his consultations and always has his patient's best interests at top of mind.
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Great experience. Not rushed. He took time to explain everything Felt very comfortable
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Hello Jeff, We're happy to hear you had such a positive experience at Mount Sinai Medical Center! Thank you for sharing your feedback!

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Four years ago I was operated on by Dr. Unger for two hernias and ever since I have been living in pain. I have since returned twice for remedy to my sufferance, and I am greeted with a shrug of the shoulder and a simple response that I must be of the unlucky 10% who are botched, though I was told...more
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