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Dr. Aaron Shafer, MD

Gynecologic Oncology | Male

Womens Specialty Services 85 Seymour St Ste 705, Hartford, CT 06106 Get Directions
(860) 972-4341

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Dr. Shafer specializes in Gynecologic Oncology and practices in Hartford, CT. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Obstetrics & Gynecologynull
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      4.7 based on 14 responses
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      Dr. Shafer is one of the finest doctors I have ever met. He patiently guided me through every step of my decisions at hand, surgery and post-surgery. He stood by me even when my decision differed from his advice, He is a kind, gentile and brilliant human being. I would return to his care without hesitation.
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      Specialties

      • Gynecologic Oncology

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      • Gynecological Oncology
      • Obstetrics & Gynecology

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
      • Atrophic Vaginitis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Diseases
      • Cancer
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Cervical Polyps
      • Cervicitis
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Endometriosis
      • Fallopian Tube Cancer
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Hemorrhoids
      • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
      • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Mastodynia
      • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
      • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
      • Nausea
      • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
      • Osteopenia
      • Osteoporosis
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Ovarian Cysts
      • Pap Smear Abnormalities
      • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
      • Rectovaginal Fistula
      • Scleroderma
      • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
      • Sickle Cell Disease
      • Thrombosis
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uterine Cancer
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Uterine Fibroids
      • Uterine Prolapse
      • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
      • Vaginal Cancer
      • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
      • Vulvar Cancer
      • Yeast Infections

      Procedures Performed

      • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Cholesterol Screening
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Colpopexy
      • Colporrhaphy
      • Colposcopy
      • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
      • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
      • Endocervical Curettage
      • Endometrial Ablation
      • Excision of Cervix
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
      • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
      • Hysterectomy - Open
      • Hysteroscopy
      • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
      • Incontinence Sling Procedure
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Laparotomy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
      • Pregnancy Ultrasound
      • Puncture Aspiration
      • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
      • Rh Incompatibility Screening
      • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
      • Vaginal Surgery
      • Vaginectomy
      • Vulvectomy

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med

        Graduated in 2002

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
      • Board certified in Gynecological Oncology and Obstetrics & Gynecology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Shafer's Office & Staff

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