David Stein, MD

David Stein, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery Philadelphia, PA

Associate Professor, Surgery, Drexel College of Medicine/Hahnemann School of Medicine

Office Address

  • 245 North 15th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Phone: (215) 762-1750
    Fax: (215) 762-8389

David Stein, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery Philadelphia, PA

Associate Professor, Surgery, Drexel College of Medicine/Hahnemann School of Medicine


  • My clinical goal is to provide expert, compassionate, and technologically advanced care to patients with diseases of the intestines and anorectum.
    My focus includes the laparoscopic treatment of colorectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease, as well as unique treatments for hemorrhoidal disease and fecal incontinence.

    I also serve as the Chair for Business Development and Marketing for Drexel University Physicians, Chair for Surgery and Neuroscience Performance Improvement Committee, Surgeon Champion for NSQIP, and I am the Director of Education and sit on the board of directors of the Susan Cohan Kasdas Foundation.

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery: General Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Clinical Interests: Azoxymethane; Colonic Neoplasms; Bile Duct Neoplasms; Camptothecin; Intrahepatic Bile Ducts; Adenocarcinoma; Antineoplastic Antimetabolites; Time Factors

Education & Training

  • Cleveland Clinic FoundationCleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Thomas Jefferson UniversityThomas Jefferson University
  • State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of MedicineState University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
  • Rutgers College, The State University of New Jersey

Certifications & Licensure

  • NJ State Medical LicenseNJ State Medical License2011 - 2015
  • DE State Medical LicenseDE State Medical License2008 - 2017
  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1999 - 2016
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal SurgeryColon & Rectal Surgery
  • American Board of SurgerySurgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Physician of the YearCrohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, 2011
    • AGA Poster of Distinction, Digestive Disease Week2003
    • The Clarence Dennis Society’s Award for Surgical Scholarship1997

    Publications & Presentations


    Journal Articles

    • The SH2 domain protein GRB-7 is coamplified, overexpressed and in a tight complex with HER2 in breast cancer.  Stein D, Wu J, Fuqua SA, Roonprapunt C, Yajnik V, D’Eustachio P, Moskow JJ, Buchberg AM, Osborne CK, Margolis B, EMBO Journal 13(6):1331-40
    • Management of T tubes for common bile duct stones: A new technique.  Stein DE, Sclafani SJ, Kral JG, Digestive Surgery 15(3):279-82
    • Obesity potentiates AOM-induced colon cancer.  Weber RV, Stein DE, Scholes J, Kral JG, Digestive Diseases and Sciences 45(5):890-895

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome in Peripheral Vascular Disorders: Management for Primary Care Physicians. Chapter: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Page 157 - 165
      Stein DE, DiMuzio PJ
      Editors: .W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia
      Edition 1st,
    • E-medicine for WebMD. Chapter: Anusitis and Proctitis 
      Stein EA. Stein DE. Ko CY
      Editors: .
    • US Oncological Disease. Chapter: Minimally Invasive Surgery for Colorectal Cancer – An Update Page 73 - 75
      Stein DE
      Editors: .Touch Briefings, London, UK


    • Quality of Life after Pelvic Pouch Surgery is Comparable between Patients with Colitis-Associated Neoplasia and Symptomatic Ulcerative Colitis. Stein DE, Remzi FH, Connor J, Preen M, Church JM, Fazio VW, Digestive Disease Week 2003, Orlando, Florida
    • Laparoscopic Fecal Diversion: Is an Ileostomy Better? Stein DE, Neale G, Senagore AJ, Brady KA, Delaney CP, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgery
    • Rectourethral Fistulae Following Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer. Lane BR, Stein DE, Angermeier KW, Strong SA, Fergany A, Remzi F., American Urological Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA


    • Extraintestinal Manifestations of Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of The Delaware Valley, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Fecal Incontinence: What the Gynecologist Needs to Know. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
    • The Multidisciplinary Approach to Crohns and Ulcerative Colitis in the Laparoscopic Era. Crohns and Colitis Foundation CME Presentation, Baltimore, Maryland

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