Dr. Stephen M. Purcell , DO


(570) 622-6804

Advanced Dermatology Associates
700 Schuylkill Manor Rd Ste 5
Pottsville, PA 17901


Dr. Purcell joined the faculty of PCOM in 1990. He is Professor, Chair and Residency Program Director of Dermatology of the Division of Dermatology in the Department of Internal Medicine. Dr. Purcell began his career in dermatology with a series of military assignments. He was Chief of Aerospace Medicine Service at Hancock Field, NY from 1982 to 1983, and Chief of the Dermatology Service of Ehrling Bergquist Regional USAF Hospital at Offut AFB, Nebraska from 1986 to 1988. He is a member of the American Osteopathic Association, the American Academy of Dermatology, and the American Medical Association. Dr. Purcell received his D.O. from the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1980 and completed his internship and residency with the United States Air Force Medical Center. His additional training includes a course in Aerospace Primary Medicine and the Xanar Laser Preceptorship Training Program. Dr. Purcell has published numerous articles in professional dermatology journals and has lectured at national meetings of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Society of Investigative Dermatology, and the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 39 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1980

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Lehigh Valley Hospital Schuylkill South Jackson Street
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital Muhlenberg

Specialties: Dermatology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Amerihealth Regional Pref Ntwk EPO POS + PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital BC PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
  • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Alliance Flex Blue
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Shared Cost 1500, a Multi-State Plan
  • Highmark Community Blue Flex EPO
  • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • Highmark Comprehensive Care Blue PPO 1500 MRF
  • Highmark Comprehensive Care Flex Blue PPO 500 MRF
  • Highmark Health Savings Blue PPO 1400 MRF
  • Highmark PPOBlue
  • Highmark Shared Cost Blue PPO 6000 MRF
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Purcell's Office Information

Fax: (570) 062-1430
Website: adaltd.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Doctor Purcell's Other Office Information

Advanced Dermatology Associates
1259 S Cedar Crest Blvd Ste 100
Allentown, PA 18103
(610) 437-4134

Fax:(610) 043-3969
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:30 AM-8:00 PM
Tue7:30 AM-8:00 PM
Wed7:30 AM-8:00 PM
Thu7:30 AM-8:00 PM
Fri7:30 AM-3:00 PM
Sat8:00 AM-11:00 AM

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