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About Dr. Mark E Stern

Dr. Mark E Stern, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Durango, CO. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery. Dr. Stern is affiliated with Mercy Regional Medical Center. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Mark E Stern is Poor. Dr. Mark E Stern has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Mark E Stern is 2.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Mercy Surgical Associates

1 Mercado St Ste 220
Durango, CO 81301
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Specialties

Dr. Mark E Stern has the following 1 specialty

  • Surgery
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Mark E Stern has the following 1 expertise

  • Surgery

Dr. Mark E Stern has 0 board certified specialties

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Not Careful

I had a left inguinal hernia operation and found that my femoral nerve had been "compromised." It's been seven years - I still have an involuntary foot drop and profound limp. I have a strange protruding bump where the surgery was. I had had the right side done in 1998 by a different surgeon and have had no problems. Dr. Stern boasts about how many surgeries he has done - in my case there might have been some over-confidence and carelessness. Former runner - now permanently marred.

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One Star

Record your visits. Dr. is extremely arrogant. Throws out the word cancer off the cuff with no basis. Zero compassion. Zero explanation of anything. Talks about himself more than you. Just doesn't care and it's obvious. Talks to you like your stupid. I could go on and on.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Stern is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    46 Years Experience

  • University Of Iowa Roy J And Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1972

  • Loyola University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Mark E Stern accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem CO Blue Priority HMO
    • Anthem CO Blue Priority PPO
    • Anthem CO Bronze Pathway X HMO
    • Anthem CO Gold Pathway HMO
    • Anthem CO HMO
    • Anthem CO Pathway
    • Anthem CO Silver Pathway X HMO
    • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Health
    • Rocky Mountain Good Health and Vista HMO PPO
    • Rocky Mountain Summit Group
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Mercy Surgical Associates, 1 Mercado St Ste 220, Durango, CO
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