Dr. Steven Hirshorn, MD

Dr. Steven Hirshorn, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Steven Hirshorn, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Bridgeport, CT and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1977 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

2660 Main St Ste 302

Bridgeport, CT 06606

Contact Information

(203) 331-8700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hemorrhoids
normal
more than 75% of peers
Constipation
normal
more than 72% of peers
Anal Disorders
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Hirshorn'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.

1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*

20  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Greater Baltimore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hirshorn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hirshorn's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hirshorn to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Hirshorn's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Hirshorn is a wonderful doctor! He answered all of my questions + concerns. He is very personable with a sense of humor. When I needed surgery, he explained the entire procedure to me, what I would expect with recovery, etc. He was always available after hours when I had questions. Very smart,...more
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Dr. Steven Hirshorn is truly a "miraculous medicine man!" During our first appointment together, he asked me what I felt my medical problem was, and I told him, "My ******* is angry!" He responded with empathy and just a touch of humor, both reassuring me of his open-mindedness and explaining to me...more
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Dr Hirshorn is amazing. My husband and I were so pleased. He listens to everything. He let's you get it all out. So personable and helpful.
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He is very comedic & has a way of easing nervousness all while examining an awkward area of your body. Very smart & knows what he is doing. Thanks Dr.Hirshorn.
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