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Dr. Kim L Stearns MD is a male Sports Medicine, has 25 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Surgery, and Sports Medicine.
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Dr. Kim Stearns has 7 office locations.
Lutheran Hospital
1730 W 25th St
Cleveland, OH 44113

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (18)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kim Stearns is Good. Dr. Stearns has been reviewed by 26 patients who have provided 18 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.304347826087 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.2
  • Currently 3.15 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.2173913043478 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.3181818181818 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.7
  • Currently 2.6521739130435 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.6
  • Currently 2.6086956521739 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.8
  • Currently 2.8181818181818 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kim Stearns, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Stearns graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities, Rootstown. He has 1 awards.

On-Time Doctor Award (2009)


Dr. Stearns has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Cleveland Clinic HS - Fairview Hospital 
  • Lutheran Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Stearns accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio - 3 plans
  • Anthem - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • SummaCare Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama - 3 plans
  • CareSource - 3 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Kim L. Stearns practice?
Dr. Kim Stearns practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Surgery, and Sports Medicine near Cleveland, OH.
Additional practice locations include: Avon, OH and Brook Park, OH.
See Cleveland Surgeons, Cleveland Orthopedic Surgeons, and Cleveland Sports Medicine Doctors.