Dr. Steven Fern, MD

Dr. Steven Fern, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
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Dr. Steven Fern, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Wellington, FL. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Read his story

1447 Medical Park Blvd Ste 300

Wellington, FL 33414

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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Uterine Fibroids
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more than 99% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
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more than 94% of peers
Uterine Diseases
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more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Fern's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fern "Steven J Fern, M.D., FACOG is a board-certified Obstetrics and Gynecology physician in Florida that has been practicing his specialty for more than fifteen years. He specializes in hormone replacement therapy and the use of bioidentical hormone pellet therapy. Dr. Fern is also trained in the use of bio-identical hormones. He also has expertise in the management of excessive menstrual bleeding and in procedures such as laparoscopic hysterectomy, hysteroscopic resection of fibroids, and endometrial ablation. He has office hours at our Wellington office of OB/GYN Specialists of the Palm Beaches. Dr. Fern is a New Jersey native and he received his medical degree and completed his residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. Dr. Fern chose this specialty because he considered it the best opportunity to offer preventative care to women and to care for them in all stages of life. "It is a field that offers a doctor the honor of assisting in the joy of birth and the satisfaction of helping to assist in the prevention of cancer and other common diseases as women age." In addition to his medical achievements, Dr. Fern has served as a past chief of the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Wellington Regional Medical Center. He is involved in many organizations including:The American Medical Association, Florida OB/GYN Society, Palm Beach OB/GYN Society, ACOG-Fellow Dr. Fern is married and has three children. In his spare time he also volunteers for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Federation."

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breech Position
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • C-Section
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hormone Pellet Therapy
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sympathectomy
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

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

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Albert Einstein College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fern's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fern to family and friends
3.2
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Fern's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Fern accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
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  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Fern has admitting privileges

Wellington Regional Medical Center
10101 Forest Hill Blvd
Wellington, FL 33414
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