Dr. Alan Schechter, MD

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Specializes in Dermatology • Male • Age 62

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Dr. Schechter's Specialties

  • Dermatology

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Hospital Quality

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Mount Sinai Hospital
1 Gustave L Levy Pl
New York, NY 10029
Hackensackumc Mountainside
Bay And Highland Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042

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  • Yes
Schechter & Silbret Mds
Schechter & Silbret Mds
26 Plaza 9
Manalapan, NJ 07726
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    Dr. Schechter's Experience

    Specialties

    • Dermatology

    Board Certifications

    • Dermatology
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    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Shaving of Skin Lesion
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    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Athlete's Foot
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Benign Tumor
    • Boil
    • Cancer
    • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
    • Cellulitis
    • Dermatitis
    • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
    • Dry Skin
    • Folliculitis
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fungal Infections
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Genital Herpes
    • Genital Warts
    • Granuloma of Skin
    • Hair Loss
    • Herpes Simplex Infection
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hives
    • Impetigo
    • Intertrigo
    • Itchy Skin
    • Keloid Scar
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    • Lichen Planus
    • Lipomas
    • Melanoma
    • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
    • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
    • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
    • Pityriasis Rosea
    • Psoriasis
    • Ringworm
    • Rosacea
    • Scabies
    • Seborrheic Dermatitis
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Shingles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Discoloration
    • Skin Infections
    • Telogen Effluvium
    • Tinea Versicolor
    • Varicose Veins
    • Warts
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Mount Sinai Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Schechter & Staff

    • English
    • French
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    Dr. Schechter's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Hackensackumc Mountainside

    • Mount Sinai Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schechter

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    3.8 out of 5

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    1 out of 5
    - in Englishtown, NJ |

    I will never recommend Dr.Schechter to my friends and mu family!!! Because of the rudeness and obnoxious of his staff.They are careless people. My biopsy report came to the office with Cancer diagnose,they called me after more then 3 weeks!!! Ridiculous!!!!

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    Office Locations

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    Schechter & Silbret Mds
    26 Plaza 9
    Manalapan, NJ 07726
    (732) 303-1500 (Office)
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