Dr. Jeffrey S. Schiffman, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 53

255 N Elm St Suite 201
Escondido, CA 92025
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Dr. Schiffman's Experience

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Dr. Schiffman's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Schiffman Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
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Conditions Dr. Schiffman Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Pomerado Hospital
15615 Pomerado Road
Poway, CA 92064
Palomar Medical Center
555 East Valley Parkway
Escondido, CA 92025

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schiffman

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
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Jeffrey F Schiffman MD
255 N Elm St Suite 201
Escondido, CA 92025
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    Dr. Schiffman's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery, 1995
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
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    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
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    Background Check for Dr. Schiffman

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (7/25/2014)
    • Action Taken: Reprimand
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: California

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    A Einstein College M Yeshiva University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Schiffman & Staff

    • English
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    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

    Dr. Schiffman'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. Schiffman has admitting privileges:

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    • Palomar Medical Center

    • Pomerado Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schiffman

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schiffman to family and friends

    48 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Schiffman's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    45 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    46 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    46 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 47 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Schiffman
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    48 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    48 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    47 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    48 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Schiffman accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Jeffrey F Schiffman MD
    255 N Elm St Suite 201
    Escondido, CA 92025
    (760) 741-8500 (Office)
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