License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen Heller is Excellent. Dr. Heller has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Stephen Heller, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Heller graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 2 awards.

Lahey Clinic - Gastroenterology Teacher of the Year Award, 2000 and 2008
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)


Dr. Heller has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Lahey Clinic 
  • Lahey Clinic Hospital 
  • Fox Chase Cancer Center 


  • French
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Stephen Joel Heller MD is a male Internist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Stephen J. Heller practice?
Dr. Stephen Heller has 3 office locations.
Dr. Stephen Heller practices Gastroenterology near Charleston, SC.
Additional practice locations include: Philadelphia, PA and Burlington, MA.
See Charleston Gastroenterologists.