Stephanie Valente, DO
Treatment & Services
- 2nd Opinion Evaluations
- Abnormal Breast Ultrasound
- Axillary lymph node dissection
- Breast Biopsy
- Breast Cancer Prevention
- Breast Cancer Risk Assessment
- Breast Cancer Surgery Program
- Breast Conservation Surgery
- Breast Surgical Oncology
- Cancer - Prevention
- Cancer Center
- Cancer Risk Assessment
- Cancer Screening
- Clinical Breast Examination
- Department of General Surgery
- Excision of breast fistula
- High Risk Breast Cancer
- Intraoperative Radiation Therapy
- Lumpectomy for breast cancer
- Malignant Soft Tissue Tumor Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Breast Biopsy
- Minimally Invasive Breast Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Cancer Surgery
- Nipple & Skin Sparing Mastectomy
- Nipple-sparing mastectomy
- Oncoplastic Surgery For Breast Cancer
- Partial mastectomy for breast cancer
- Second Opinion
- Second Opinion Breast Cancer
- Self Breast Exam
- Sentinel Lymph Node Procedures
- Sentinel Node Biopsy
- Skin Sparing Mastectomy
- Surgery for Abnormal Breast Biopsy
- Surgery For Breast Cancer
- Surgery for Diseases Of The Breast
- Surgical Oncology
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Abnormal Mammogram
- Benign Breast Disease
- Breast - Malignant Neoplasm
- Breast - Nodules
- Breast Abscess
- Breast atypia
- Breast Cancer
- Breast Cancer - High Risk
- Breast Cancer - Mass, Lump or Swelling
- Breast Disease
- Breast Infections
- Breast Lump
- Breast Pain
- Ductal Carcinoma In Situ
- Family Cancer History
- Family History of Breast Cancer
- Intraductal Papilloma
- Male Breast Cancer
- Malignant Soft Tissue Tumors
- Metastatic Breast Cancer
- Nipple Discharge
- Paget's Disease
- Pediatric Breast Anomalies
- Recurrent Breast Cancer
- Swollen Lymph Nodes
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - University of Southern California Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA USA
Residency - Akron City Hospital
Akron, OH USA
Medical Education - Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Athens, OH USA
Undergraduate - Miami University
Oxford, OH USA
- Surgery - General Surgery
breast cancer, breast disease, oncoplastic breast surgery, nipple sparing mastectomy, intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT), minimally invasive breast surgery, lymphedema prevention surgery
- American College of Surgeons
- Society of Surgical Oncology
- American Society of Breast Surgeons
- Association of Women Surgeons
- Association of Academic Surgeons
- Cleveland Surgical Society
Research & Publications
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74 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
16 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jul 29, 2021
Dr. Valente is amazing and the best in what she does and how she truly cared for me!!! She was my angel during a very dark time!! She saved my life!!!
Reviewed on Jul 15, 2021
I LOVE Dr. Valente and all who work with her. She, and they, make me feel like family. I actually look forward to seeing her!
Reviewed on Jun 24, 2021
Dr. Valente went out of her way to respond to my concerns. She scheduled appointments with other specialists and helped to move those appointments forward to ease my day.
Reviewed on Jun 10, 2021
Every one was polite and friendly. Dr. Valente and her resident were both pleasant, empathetic and able to answer all my questions. They both put me at ease.
Reviewed on Jun 4, 2021
Dr. Valente is great
Reviewed on May 6, 2021
Dr. was so professional and so smart.
Reviewed on Mar 18, 2021
I would highly recommend Dr. Valente to any friend or family member. She is extremely knowledgeable, caring and approachable. She is sensitive in including the patient in healthcare decisions to the extent possible. I am very pleased with the care I received.
Reviewed on Feb 5, 2021
Exceptional physician that was thorough, thoughtful, and kind.
Reviewed on Dec 31, 2020
Dr. Stephanie Valente is absolutely phenomenal. She has been my doctor for three years, thru four surgeries and other procedures. She cares, she listens, she is proactive but not paranoid, she respects me as a person, and she treats me as an individual. I have been treated at the Clinic for about 15 years, including cancer twice, and I think she is one of the best doctors in the whole system.
Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020
Dr. Valente is an amazing surgeon, but more importantly she's an amazing person!! She spent a lot of time with me, explaining my condition, my options, the procedure and all the possibilities after surgery. She saw me in the afternoon after doing 3 surgeries and she still was calm and focused on me! I felt so sure about her!
Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020
Dr. Valente and her team are amazing, compassionate & I would highly recommend them.
Reviewed on Nov 19, 2020
Dr. Valente is friendly and down to earthwhile maintaining a professional demeanor. She explains the medical situation in thorough and understandable laymen's terms. I would definitely recommend her to friends and family.
Reviewed on Nov 19, 2020
I will definitely keep Dr. Valente as a valued part of my medical team.
Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020
Dr. Valente was great in explaining in detail what my options are.
Reviewed on Oct 22, 2020
Great experience with Dr. Valente's administrative staff. Dr. Valente herself was kind and professional, as was the 4th year medical student with her when I had my appointment.
Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020
Dr Laura Dean was incredible!
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