Dr. Burton Schwartz, MD

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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 74

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

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Hospital Quality

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Abbott Northwestern Hospital
800 E 28th St
Minneapolis, MN 55407
North Memorial Medical Center
3300 Oakdale Ave N
Robbinsdale, MN 55422

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
200 State Ave
Faribault, MN 55021
Minnesota Onclgy Mplwd Cncr Ctr
Minnesota Onclgy Mplwd Cncr Ctr
910 E 26th St Ste 100
Minneapolis, MN 55404
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    Dr. Schwartz's Experience

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Oncology
    • Medical 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
    • All Lymphoma
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Blood Disorders
    • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Cancer
    • 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 and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hodgkin's Disease
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    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Lymphosarcoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Malignant Histiocytosis
    • 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
    • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Reticulosarcoma
    • 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
    • Thalassemia
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thrombosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    • No sanctions history 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
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% 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

    Dr. Schwartz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Abbott Northwestern Hospital

    • District One Hospital

    • North Memorial Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schwartz

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.0
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    4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    Dr. Schwartz's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Schwartz

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.8 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    200 State Ave
    Faribault, MN 55021
    (507) 333-3300 (Office)
    B
    Minnesota Onclgy Mplwd Cncr Ctr
    910 E 26th St Ste 100
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    (612) 863-8585 (Office)
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