Dr. Steven Kunkel, MD

Dr. Steven Kunkel, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Steven Kunkel, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Richland, WA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med in 2005 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

1100 Goethals Dr Ste A

Richland, WA 99352

Contact Information

(509) 942-3288

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Kunkel'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

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

65  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kunkel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kunkel's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kunkel to family and friends
5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kunkel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (4)

Always friendly and smiling. Doesn't try to make the experience feel clinical. He also tries to make a personal connection. He doesn't try to make you feel guilty about whatever your health situation may be, even if some of the blame may lie with you; he assumes you already know that and focuses on...more
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He needs to pay more attention to patient's questions and be more lucid in his explanation than being oblique.
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Worst doctor! I went to see him for one reason and he went off in another direction. Waste of time.
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He is smart, nice, and takes the time to listen to you.
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