Dr. Stephanie P Acierno MD Surgeon

Dr. Stephanie Acierno is a surgeon in Tacoma, Washington and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including MultiCare Mary Bridge Children's Hospital and Health Center and MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Acierno accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 8 doctors at MultiCare Mary Bridge Children's Hospital and Health Center and one of 37 at MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital who specialize in Surgery. She also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Pediatric

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Residency, General Surgery, 1999–2003

University of Washington
Residency, General Surgery, 2004–2006

Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 2006–2009

University of Alabama School of Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 8 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 4 years in Pediatric Surgery

WA State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

Congenital cervical cysts, sinuses and fistulae.
Acierno, S.P., Waldhausen, J.T.

Is pediatric trauma still a surgical disease? Patterns of emergent operative intervention in the injured child.
Acierno, S.P., Jurkovich, G.J., Nathens, A.B.

Vehicle mismatch: injury patterns and severity.
Acierno, S., Kaufman, R., Rivara, F. P., Grossman, D. C., Mock, C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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