Professional Biographies

Stephanie Rael, MD

Primary Specialty: Vein Care

Secondary Specialty:

Years With Optum: 9


Average Star Rating:

(101 patient ratings)





Education:
  • Undergrad School:
    Bachelor of Biological Sciences - University of California, Irvine, CA
  • Graduate School:
    Post Baccalaureate Premedical Program - University of California, Irvine, CA
  • Medical School:
    Doctor of Medicine - Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI
  • Internships:
    Internship, General Surgery- University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM
  • Residency:
    Residency, General Surgery- University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM
Languages:
English
Certifications:

New Mexico, Active ACLS, ATLS, PALS, 2007
Board Certified, American Board of Surgery, 2014
Organization(s):

American College of Surgeons, 2007
American College of Women Surgeons, 2007
American Medical Association, 2003

Patient Ratings & Reviews

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Oct 27, 2020

Dr Rael was professional courteous and very complete in her examination of my mother

- Verified Patient


Oct 15, 2020

Dr. Rael was very helpful. took time to listen to my concerns and responded. highly recommend!!

- Verified Patient


Oct 06, 2020

Dr. Rael was very understanding and allowed me to have my wife on speakerphone. she answered all the questions I had prepared ahead of time. and she clearly communicated the plan of treatment. I did not feel rushed and felt that Dr. Rael wanted to make

- Verified Patient


Aug 05, 2020

The nurse listen to me about the pain I was having, relay it to my doctor. After discussing my concerns we changed up the procedure.

- Verified Patient


Jul 15, 2020

Fantastic. Best physician I've seen in eons. Very hands-on - the way physicians used to be. She didn't draw circles on the floor with her stool wheeling around, looking at the laptop and the patient. Great explanations! A model physician.

- Verified Patient


Jul 14, 2020

Dr. Rael did a fantastic job explaining the issues to me in a way I could understand, informing me of possible treatment options and the benefits & risks of each potential treatment option. She listened to me, was patient and kind, and answered all of my questions. I'd give her more than a 5 out of 5 rating if I could!

- Verified Patient


Mar 30, 2020

Very good dr.

- Verified Patient


Jan 08, 2020

include me in the decisions

- Verified Patient

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