Dr. Steven Rothenberg, MD

Dr. Steven Rothenberg, MD

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Pediatric Surgery  ·  
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60 y/o
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Dr. Steven Rothenberg, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in pediatric surgery and general surgery.Read his story

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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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Dr. Rothenberg's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Umbilical Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rothenberg treats Umbilical Hernia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Rothenberg treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rothenberg treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Rothenberg treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rothenberg treats Abdominal Disorders more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Rothenberg treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Rothenberg's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Frenectomy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Minimally invasive techniques minimize pain and risk. We are constantly updating surgical techniques to diminish the scars and pain that come with an operation by adding to the capabilities of minimally invasive surgery. While minimally invasive surg...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

1992
Texas Children's Hospital Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Broadgreen Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1989
University of Colorado At Denver
Residency Hospital
1984
University of Colorado At Denver
Medical School
1980
University Of Colorado
Undergraduate School
1992
1990
1989
1984
1980

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Denver Academy of Surgery Award University of Colorado School of Medicine, 1985
  • Best Doctors in U.S., 1998-2010
  • Good Apple Teaching Award University of ColoradoSchool of Medicine, 1985
  • 5280 Magazine Top Doc, 1997 - 201

Dr. Rothenberg's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rothenberg

4.5

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5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Rothenberg is the best pediatric surgeon in Colorado! He listens and pays attention to what the problem is. His years of experience being a pediatric surgeon gave my daughter her life back after many other doctors ran their expensive tests and then looked the other way! We are so greatful !!
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Dr. Rothenberg is a highly skilled surgeon. He has performed several surgeries on my special needs grandson that were life changing. They were done laparoscopic instead of invasive surgeries. He has done an excellent job, and I would not trust anyone else to handle my grandsons needs. Very...Read More
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I live on the East Coast, and found Dr. Rothenberg's practice after an online search into paediatric surgeons. From the onset I was put at ease following my initial call, first by his wonderful coordinator Erin, and then after speaking with Dr. Rothenberg himself. The OR team were fantastic, and...Read More
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We were visiting Colorado when my 11 year old daughter required emergency surgery. Dr. R came in the middle of the night. It was a very stressful, frightening time, but he explained everything clearly before and again after her surgery. She has minimal marks from the laparoscopic procedure and...Read More
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Great surgeon and wonderful man. Would highly recommend him!
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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