Dr. David Stein

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Philadelphia, PA
23 years experience male

Locations

Office

Philadelphia, PA

Address

Drexel University College of Medicine, 245 North 15th ST Suite 7150, Philadelphia, PA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

About

Bio

The Division of Colorectal Surgery in the Department of Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine and Hahnemann University Hospital provides expert, compassionate and technologically advanced care to patients with diseases of the intestines and anorectum. We are dedicated to working with our patients to ensure they achieve complete satisfaction with their care. We believe in the importance of education so our patients and physicians can make informed decisions together. Follow us on Healthtap and on Youtube!

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Licenses

United States: Delaware, Pennsylvania

Languages spoken

Hebrew

Doctor Q&A

75 Answers
8 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Stein
23 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Surgery is the best : Shot. A T4 lesion means the cancer has grown outside the walls of the colon and into adjacent structures. If all of the cancer can be surgically rem ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Stein
23 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
It is unclear....: What leaky gut syndrome really is. The term is often used by alternative medicine practitioners and does not usually apply to any particular medical ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Stein
23 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Common sense should: Rule. Patient's tolerate different food items. Stay away from dairy or spicy foods until you know what your friend can tolerate. Then you can feel ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Stein is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Stein is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! Esta era una pregunta que siempre me pregunte, mi mama tiene colitis ulcerativa.... Supongo que fuy ese 10% tengo crohns =/
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Thank you for ur response ill make an appointment to see my GI Dr.
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1997MD

Awards

Physician of the Year Crohn's and Colitis Foundation 2011
Philadelphia Top Doctor for Colorectal Surgery
Castle Connolly Top Doctor for Cancer

Affiliations

Hahnemann University Hospital
Drexel University
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