Steven Bailey M.D.

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Associate Professor of Ophthalmology School of Medicine

Accepting new patients

4.7 out of 5 (1491 Ratings, 406 Comments)

Expertise

  • Ophthalmology

Special focus on

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina and Vitreous Disease
  • Retina Surgery

Education

  • M.D., University of Iowa Iowa 1998
  • Residency:

    • Ophthalmology, Emory University
  • Fellowship:

    • Retina, Casey Eye Institute, OHSU 
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Ophthalmology

Biography

Dr. Bailey received his B.S. in biology from the University of Iowa, where he also received his M.D. He completed an ophthalmology residency at Emory University and a retina fellowship at Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health & Science University. Dr. Bailey is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Medical Association and the American Society of Retina Surgeons. Research interests include macular degeneration, inherited retinal diseases and diabetic retinopathy.

Languages

  • English

Patient Ratings

4.7 out of 5 (1491 Ratings, 406 Comments)

The patient ratings score is an average of all responses to the question "How likely would you be to recommend this provider to your family and friends (on a scale of 0 to 10)" on our nationally-recognized NRC patient surveys.

Patient Comments

  • Dec 11, 2019

    Very professional, kind clear. Appreciate all his recommendations in treating my eye issue.

  • Dec 11, 2019

    excellent. I received very clear explanations of what was going on. I was given my options. I had enough time to get any questions I had answered.

  • Dec 11, 2019

    He is an excellent doctor who listens well, thoughtfully explains, educates and addresses concerns with kindness.

  • Dec 10, 2019

    I love Dr Bailey and his staff. Everyone is polite and personable and smiling. And he handles bad news with such kindness. WONDERFUL

  • Dec 08, 2019

    He is awesome and always very friendly!

  • Dec 08, 2019

    Dr. Bailey has been vey helpful in giving me some of my sight back. He keeps me informed as to what to expect and what to watch for. His help is most comforting.

  • Nov 22, 2019

    Very pleasant and professional.

  • Nov 15, 2019

    As always a very good experience

  • Nov 13, 2019

    Pleasant, nice people and good care

  • Nov 13, 2019

    Everything was done timely and effectively.

  • Nov 13, 2019

    He is a friendly, providing an explanation clearly, caring, and helpful.

  • Nov 10, 2019

    A very caring and explained things very explicitly. Very happy with him.

  • Nov 08, 2019

    Dr. Bailey and everyone in this office are so nice.

  • Nov 08, 2019

    Excellent concern & care when I needed it...Very professional.Thanks for renewing my sight.

  • Nov 08, 2019

    This doctor was extremely talented and the first time that I had had anyone that was this.*

  • Nov 06, 2019

    Pleasant, concise and easy to understand

  • Nov 06, 2019

    Steven Bailey has always answered my questions

  • Nov 04, 2019

    I think that's a very nice office, and they're very friendly and they take care of us very timely. I'm real pleased with it. Thank you.

  • Nov 01, 2019

    Had questions about changes in vision in one eye and they were answered and a referral given.

  • Nov 01, 2019

    This was a followup appt and treatment. Staff was cordial as usual and Dr. Bailey was great to work with. He answers all my questions and is informative.

  • Nov 01, 2019

    Dr. Bailey is an extremely efficient good communicator. The best doctor I have had in a long, long time. I'd recommend him to anyone.

  • Nov 01, 2019

    I was very happy with my experience. Everything went well and importantly, it didn't take too long. Which was really welcome. So people are really nice and I liked Dr. Bailey. I can't say anything- nothing to complain about for sure.

  • Oct 31, 2019

    Excellent care-great exam and very knowledgeable

  • Oct 31, 2019

    Good as always

  • Oct 30, 2019

    Efficient. Friendly. Concise. Approachable. Knowledgeable. Mind easing.

  • Oct 27, 2019

    Yes, I'm extremely very, very, very happy with Dr. Bailey. He sort of work wonders with my vision. I can't I can't be I can't say enough good things about you. Anyway, I'm very pleased to give him an A plus plus recommendation. Thank you very much.

  • Oct 26, 2019

    They did not get me in until at least a 1/2 hr. after my appointment.

  • Oct 23, 2019

    Dr. Bailey always answers my questions and gives me good care.

  • Oct 23, 2019

    Always get excellent service and everyone very friendly and courteous. I can figure at least 2 hrs to get through the process as lots of waiting between each procedure. Other than the waiting it is is EXCELLENT...Thank you So glad to have Drs and assistants who know what they are doing.

  • Oct 18, 2019

    upon arriving at The Dalles location I was almost immediately called and completed the procedures with the technicians. I did have a considerable wait before being called to complete my process with the Doctor. My consultation with Dr Bailey was very friendly, professional and informative. Except for the wait, I would rate the entire experience a 10.

  • Oct 18, 2019

    I arrived a the office a little early. My exam began moments later, ahead of schedule.Everyone treated me as if I were a part of their family -- AGAIN!Thanks!

  • Oct 14, 2019

    I have been seeing this doctor for 10 years.I have every confidence in him.

  • Oct 14, 2019

    It was thorough and prompt.

  • Oct 10, 2019

    The Doctors and staff were extremely nice and welcoming. Though the clinic at the The Dalles is in a very small area, people were rotated efficiently from place to place. They were also very good about explaining what was going on with my eye.

  • Oct 10, 2019

    No changes from last visit 6 weeks ago. pleasant experience, other wise mwould be blind in one eye.

  • Oct 05, 2019

    successful procedure. Questions answered thoroughly with technical precision. The entire staff was attentive and kind. Thank you

  • Oct 04, 2019

    Everyone is helpful and answer questions relating to my diagnosis

  • Oct 04, 2019

    I am seen in a timely manner. The reception staff and assistants are always courteous and friendly. The doctor is always informative and answers any questions I have. I really appreciate that he comes to The Dalles so I don't have to travel from eastern Oregon to Portland every six months.

  • Oct 04, 2019

    This provider provides me all the information I need, he listens to what I have to say and he is very respectful. He's an excellent provider.

  • Oct 02, 2019

    Great visit.

  • Oct 02, 2019

    Excellent

  • Oct 02, 2019

    Dr. Bailey is preserving my vision. I am truly grateful.

  • Sep 28, 2019

    Dr. Bailey is understanding and will answer any questions I have foe him

  • Sep 27, 2019

    Very professional, friendly and accommodating.

  • Sep 25, 2019

    Always appreciate my visits with Steve Bailey

  • Sep 22, 2019

    Always welcoming and willing to answer questions

  • Sep 22, 2019

    Dr. Bailey is very professional and very adept at treating the retinas and I trust him completely. I'm glad that I'm his patient.

  • Sep 20, 2019

    . This was a follow up appointment .Dr. Bailey always answers all of my question. Heis an excellent physician, and very professional.

  • Sep 20, 2019

    So glad this team comes to The Dalles - all are very helpful and friendly.

  • Sep 20, 2019

    Dr. Bailey is an excellent doctor, and I'm very happy and satisfied with him, and I'm comfortable going to Dr. Bailey, and I would recommend him to anyone. I'm [Name] and I'm 98 years old, and thank you. Thank you, Dr. Bailey. He's excellent. All for now. [Name]