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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Steven Aviles is Excellent. Dr. Aviles has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.9
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Steven Aviles, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Aviles graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Aviles has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Iowa Methodist Medical Center 
  • Mercy Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Steven A Aviles MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 10 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Steven A. Aviles practice?
Dr. Steven Aviles has 2 office locations.
Dr. Steven Aviles practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Des Moines, IA.
Additional practice locations include: Pella, IA.
See Des Moines Surgeons.