Dr. Alan Schaffer, MD

Critical Care Medicine •  Male • Age 60
  
Dr. Schaffer
Telehealth services available

Goshen Medical Associates

70 Hatfield Ln Goshen, NY 10924

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(845) 294-8888

Dr. Alan Schaffer, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Goshen, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Tulane U, School of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in critical care medicine, pulmonary disease, and more.


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Dr. Schaffer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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Dr. Schaffer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Schaffer is knowledgeable, compassionate and kind. He listened to my concerns at each visit. He has been my physician for over 20 years and I could not be in better care, or in better health for that matter. Thank you, Dr. Schaffer, for your outstanding service to medicine and your community.
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Takes his time, explains things well, patient, encouraging, thorough
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Alan Schaffer, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Goshen, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Tulane U, School of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in critical care medicine, pulmonary disease, and more.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1994
Montefiore Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Albany Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Worcester Meml Hosp
Residency Hospital
1987
Tulane U, School of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • English

Awards

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Goshen Medical Associates

Goshen Medical Associates70 Hatfield Ln Goshen, NY 10924
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Bon Secours Community Hospital

Port Jervis, NY

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Bon Secours St. Anthony Community Hospital

Warwick, NY

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average