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D.C. Stephens, MD

Board Certified Ophthalmologist and Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon

  • Akron General Medical Center
  • Barberton Citizen’s Hospital
  • Robinson Memorial Hospital
  • Summa Health System
  • Akron City Hospital
  • Lakewood Hospital
  • Parma General

Dr. Stephens, a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology, received his undergraduate degree from Kent State University and his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati. He completed a four-year residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center. Dr. Stephens also is Fellowship trained in the treatment of retina and ocular trauma diseases.

Having traveled extensively throughout the Dominican Republic, Dr. Stephens is President and Founder of Vision Quest, a non-profit group that provides free eye care to the underserved in that region.

Dr. Stephens is fluent in several languages including Spanish and Italian, and has helped chair many public health education projects.

Of particular interest to Dr. Stephens is utilizing the newest FDA approved advancements in the treatment of macular degeneration and diabetic eye disease.