Dr. Burton S. Schwartz, MD

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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 72

200 State Ave
Faribault, MN 55021
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Dr. Schwartz's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Abbott Northwestern Hospital
800 East 28th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55407
North Memorial Medical Center
3300 Oakdale North
Robbinsdale, MN 55422

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schwartz

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
200 State Ave
Faribault, MN 55021
Minnesota Oncology & Hematology
Minnesota Oncology & Hematology
910 E 26th St Ste 100
Minneapolis, MN 55404
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    Dr. Schwartz's Experience

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Hematology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Thoracentesis
    2
    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Fallopian Tube Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
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    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Lymphosarcoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Melanoma
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.
    • 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

    Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1968

    Internship Hospital

    Cook Co Hospital
    Complete in 1969

    Residency Hospital

    Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Complete in 1971

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Minn Hospital
    Complete in 1976
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Schwartz & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Schwartz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Schwartz has admitting privileges:

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    • Abbott Northwestern Hospital

    • North Memorial Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schwartz

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends

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    Dr. Schwartz's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
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    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 6 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Schwartz
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    200 State Ave
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-3300 (Office)
    B
    Minnesota Oncology & Hematology
    910 E 26th St Ste 100
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    (612) 863-8585 (Office)
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