Dr. Sylvia Betcher, MD

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Specializes in Nephrology • Female • Age 67

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Dr. Betcher's Experience

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Dr. Betcher's Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Dr. Betcher Performs

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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Hospital Quality

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Oswego Hospital
110 W 6th St
Oswego, NY 13126
Upstate University Hospital
750 E Adams St
Syracuse, NY 13210

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Upstate Medical Univ Nphrlgy
UNIVERSITY DIALYSIS CLINIC
21 Nelson St
Auburn, NY 13021
Upstate Mdcl Unvrsty Hosp Nephr
Upstate Mdcl Unvrsty Hosp Nephr
750 E Adams St Ste 343
Syracuse, NY 13210
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    Dr. Betcher's Experience

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
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    • Acidosis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Alkalosis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Stones
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
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    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Betcher

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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 Miami School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    University Mich Affil Hospital
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    University Mich Affil Hospital
    Complete in 1983

    Fellowship Hospital

    Yale University
    Complete in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Betcher & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    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. Betcher's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Auburn Community Hospital

    • Oswego Hospital

    • Upstate University Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Upstate Medical Univ Nphrlgy
    UNIVERSITY DIALYSIS CLINIC
    21 Nelson St
    Auburn, NY 13021
    (315) 255-9004 (Office)
    (315) 255-0761 (Fax)
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    Upstate Mdcl Unvrsty Hosp Nephr
    750 E Adams St Ste 343
    Syracuse, NY 13210
    (315) 464-5290 (Office)
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    University Dialysis Center
    1127 E Genesee St
    Syracuse, NY 13210
    (315) 255-9004 (Office)
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    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Betcher
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
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    18 – 24 years old
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