Dr. Marion E. Schertzer, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 60

3400 Old Milton Pkwy Ste A545
Alpharetta, GA 30005
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Hospital Quality

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Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Road North East
Atlanta, GA 30342
Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA 30342

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schertzer

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Georgia Colon and Rectal Surgical
Georgia Colon and Rectal Surgical
3400 Old Milton Pkwy Ste A545
Alpharetta, GA 30005
1505 Northside Blvd Ste 2900
Cumming, GA 30041
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    Dr. Schertzer's Experience

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    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • General Surgery
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    • Colectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Sphincterotomy
    2
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Rectovaginal Fistula
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Schertzer

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    SUNY Upstate Med University
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic
    Complete in 1992

    Fellowship Hospital

    Crs University Tx Affil Hospital
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Schertzer & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    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

    Dr. Schertzer'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 3 hospitals where Dr. Schertzer has admitting privileges:

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    • Northside Hospital

    • Northside Hospital - Forsyth

    • Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schertzer

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schertzer to family and friends

    47 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Schertzer's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    46 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    47 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    47 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 44 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Schertzer
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    47 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    47 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    47 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    47 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Schertzer accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

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    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Universal American
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    Office Locations

    A
    Georgia Colon and Rectal Surgical
    3400 Old Milton Pkwy Ste A545
    Alpharetta, GA 30005
    (770) 277-4277 (Office)
    B
    1505 Northside Blvd Ste 2900
    Cumming, GA 30041
    (770) 277-4277 (Office)
    C
    Georgia Colon and Rectal Surgical Association PC
    5555 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 206
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    (770) 277-4277 (Office)
    D
    2675 N Decatur Rd Ste 307
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (404) 292-0393 (Office)
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