advertisement
Browse Health
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Learn more about Dr. Stephen Pflugfelder:

View the full profile to get information on:

  1. Qualifications
  2. What's important to you

View full profile

Patient Reviews

3.5
  •  
(21)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen Pflugfelder is Good. Dr. Pflugfelder has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  •  
Promptness 2.9
  •  
Courteous Staff 3.1
  •  
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  •  
Bedside Manner 3.2
  •  
Spends Time with Me 3.4
  •  
Follows Up After Visit 2.9
  •  

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 17 areas:
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Eye Infections
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Diseases
  • Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Eye Diseases
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Diseases
  • Fungal eye infections
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Penetrating Eye Injuries
  • Viral Eye Infections
  • Vitrectomy
  • Yeast Infection (Candidiasis)

Education & Awards

Dr. Pflugfelder graduated from Upstate Medical University Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Syracuse. He has 6 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bacterial Eye Infections
Corneal Diseases
Fungal eye infections
American academy of ophthalmology honor award
Honor award american academy of ophthalmology
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2007 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Pflugfelder has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Ben Taub General Hospital 
  • The Methodist Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish

> > > > Dr. Stephen Pflugfelder, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Kirk Wilhelmus

Ophthalmology
36 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Benjamin Frankfort

Ophthalmology
6 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Dan Jones

Ophthalmology
49 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Richard Lewis

Obstetrics & Gynecology
42 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Mitchell Weikert

Ophthalmology
13 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Petros Carvounis

Ophthalmology
11 years experience
Houston, TX
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Stephen C Pflugfelder MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Stephen C. Pflugfelder practice?
Dr. Stephen Pflugfelder has 1 office location.
Dr. Stephen Pflugfelder practices Ophthalmology near Houston, TX.
See Houston Ophthalmologists.