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Stephen Ira Firshein, MD


Starling Physicians


Hematology / Oncology, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Internal Medicine, Board Certified < Not accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Bone Marrow Biopsy, Cancer Clinical Trials, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myelomas

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Dr. Stephen Firshein is a hematologist on the Hartford Hospital medical staff. He earned a medical degree from the University of Michigan School of Medicine and completed an internal medicine residency and a fellowship in hematology/oncology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He also finished post-doctoral work in hematology at Yale University School of Medicine.

Dr. Firshein is a clinical associate professor in the Hematology/Oncology Division at the University of Connecticut Medical School. He is also actively involved in the education of internal medicine residency at Hartford Hospital, where he is chief of hematology.

He is board certified in medical oncology and hematology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.


Medical School

  • University of Michigan Medical School 1972 MD


  • Cleveland Clinic


  • Cleveland Clinic, Oncology


  • University of Michigan Medical School, Hematology

Faculty Appointments

University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Medicine, Clinical Associate Professor

Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, Cigna Healthcare, Connecticare, Healthnet, Medicare, Oxford Health Plans, United Healthcare

*This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.

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