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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen Orlin is Good. Dr. Orlin has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 2.8
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Stephen Orlin, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 20 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Diseases
  • Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Dry Eye Syndromes
  • Eye Injuries
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hoarseness
  • Iris Diseases
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Melanoma
  • Mouth Cancer
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Pink eye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Refractive Errors
  • Skin Cancer
  • Tonsillitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Orlin graduated from University Of Cape Town. He has 2 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Iris Diseases
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2011 - 2015)


Dr. Orlin has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital of the University of PA 
  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 

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Additional Information
Dr. Stephen E Orlin MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Stephen E. Orlin practice?
Dr. Stephen Orlin has 1 office location.
Dr. Stephen Orlin practices Ophthalmology near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Ophthalmologists.