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Firshein, Stephen Ira, MD





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Accepting New Patients
  • Hematology / Oncology
Not Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Internal Medicine

Areas of Expertise
Bone Marrow Biopsy, Cancer Clinical Trials, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myelomas

Hospitals and Organizations

  • Hartford Hospital


Cleveland Clinic

Medical School
University of Michigan Medical School


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.


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

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.