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Dr. Steven Strasberg, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 79

Dr. Strasberg

Dr. Steven Strasberg, MD is a general surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1963 and specializes in general surgery.


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Dr. Strasberg accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
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Group Plan PPO
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Dr. Strasberg's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Liver Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Strasberg treats Liver Cancer more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Pancreatic Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Strasberg treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Strasberg treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Strasberg performs Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Strasberg performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Strasberg's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Ampullary Carcinoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Annular Pancreas
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Benign Diseases of the Pancreas
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bile Duct Stricture
  • Bile Duct Surgery
  • Bile Duct Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Cancer
  • Biliary Colic
  • Biliary Disorders
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Biliary Dyskinesia
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Choledochal Cyst
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Duodenal Disorders
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Surgery
  • Endocrine Tumors of Pancreas
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
  • Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm (IPMN) of Pancreas
  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Cyst Marsupialization
  • Liver Resection
  • Liver Resection, Partial
  • Liver Resection, Total Left
  • Liver Resection, Total Right
  • Liver Resection, Trisegmentectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Diseases of the Pancreas
  • Neuroendocrine Tumor of Pancreas
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Opening of Bile Ducts
  • Pancreas Tumor
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Biopsy
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
  • Pancreatic Cystic Tumors
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Pancreatitis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Polyp of Gallbladder
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vagotomy
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a surgeon I believe in thoroughness, sensitivity, and clinical excellence inside and outside the operating room. I believe in advancing my profession so that patients have the best chance for cure. As I mainly deal with pancreas, liver and biliary...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1971
Boston University School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1969
University of Toronto Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1964
Toronto Gen Hosp/Univ of Toronto
Internship Hospital
1963
University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1960
University of Toronto / Faculty of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1971
1969
1964
1963
1960

Languages

  • French
  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Strasberg's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Strasberg

3.3

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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(6)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
36.36363636363637%
(4)

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He performed surgery for pancreatic cancer on me. The surgery took less time than he originally thought and now I am cancer free! Sometimes his bedside manner is a little lacking but I easily overlooked that. I felt he was an excellent surgeon and has high recommendations from my PCP and...Read More
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Worst doctor I’ve ever been to. I went in for liver surgery, and came out with five bulging discs in my lower back. Doesn’t want to take responsibility for anything that he did to my back during surgery. I have now been in serious back pain for six months. I wouldn’t recommend this lousy surgeon to...Read More
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