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Dr. Stephen A Ash Is this you?

About Dr. Stephen A Ash

Dr. Stephen A Ash, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Des Moines, IA. He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

11 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen A Ash is Good. Dr. Stephen A Ash has been rated by 11 patients. From those 11 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Stephen A Ash is 3.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Iowa Ortho

450 Laurel St
Des Moines, IA 50314
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Specialties

Dr. Stephen A Ash has the following 2 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Laminectomy
  • Scoliosis
  • Joint Replacement
  • Herniated Disc
  • Bone Fracture
  • Arthritis
  • Surgery
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee Osteoarthritis

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Reviews

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AWESOME

Dr. Ash is very professional and genuinely cares for his patients. He is not necessarily warm and fuzzy, but he is very thorough and informative. I would recommend Dr. Ash to anyone.

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RUN DONT USE THIS DR.

This Dr is the most unprofessional non caring Dr. I have ever had to deal with. We did not even choose him. I will never refer anyone to him or his facility he doesnt not care about his patients or discuss surgery b4 or after does not show xrays just says everything went well even if it didn't.

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Not impressed, getting a second opinion
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40.0 minutes
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Five Stars
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Two Stars
  • Education

    25 Years Experience

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

    Graduated in 1993

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Stephen A Ash accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry IA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
  • Wellmark
    • Wellmark Alliance Select
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Locations & Directions

Iowa Ortho, 450 Laurel St, Des Moines, IA
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