Dr. Alexander Schlachterman, MD

Dr. Alexander Schlachterman, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 48

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Dr. Alexander Schlachterman, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Schlachterman has more experience with Pancreatic Disease and Esophageal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Abington Hospital—Jefferson Health. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Schlachterman to book an appointment.

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Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

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(215) 259-5822
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital132 S 10th St Ste 480 Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Schlachterman is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Philadelphia, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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  • Explained conditions well (5)
  • Listened & answered questions (5)
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    Dr S is one of the most patient kind Dr.s we've seen.
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    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    He. give me a hard time and said I had this any I didn’t and test 6 time and show I didn’t Have it
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    Easy to talk to, explains things in medical terms with practical examples that are easy to understand. Doesn’t make you feel rushed. Responsive to phone calls.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Experience and Background Checks

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    Background

    Background Check

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Pennsylvania
    No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
    No board actions found for the years we collect data
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    Frequently Treated by Dr. Schlachterman

    Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Schlachterman treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Schlachterman treats other conditions, please contact the office at (215) 955-8900.

    Pancreatic Disease

    Pancreatic disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the pancreas, such as pancraetitis.Compare with other Pancreatic Disease specialists.

    Dr. Schlachterman treats at a

    very high

    frequency compared to similar providers

    Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

    Treatments
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    Pancreatitis
    Normal
    Frequency
    High
    Frequency
    Very High
    Frequency

    Esophageal Disorders

    Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

    Dr. Schlachterman treats at a

    normal

    frequency compared to similar providers

    Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

    Treatments
    Dr. Schlachterman
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    Achalasia
    Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    Dysphagia
    Esophagitis
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    Frequency
    High
    Frequency
    Very High
    Frequency

    Check Dr. Schlachterman's experience treating your condition or procedure

    Dr. Schlachterman's conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Pain
    • Achalasia
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Boerhaave's Syndrome
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Dehydration
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Polypectomy
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Enteritis
    • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Motility Disorders
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
    • Food Allergy
    • Gallstones
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis A
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hernia
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Ischemic Colitis
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
    • Malnutrition
    • Manometry
    • Nausea
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pelvic Abscess
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Reflux Esophagitis
    • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Vomiting Disorders

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    Dr. Schlachterman accepts most major insurance plans.

    Dr. Schlachterman has indicated that he accepts most major insurance carriers

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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Alexander Schlachterman, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Schlachterman has more experience with Pancreatic Disease and...Read more

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. Alexander Schlachterman, MD?

    Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (215) 259-5822, and for other questions, call (215) 955-8900.

    Does Dr. Alexander Schlachterman, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Schlachterman has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Does Dr. Alexander Schlachterman, MD accept my insurance?

    Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Schlachterman accepts your insurance.

    What are Dr. Alexander Schlachterman, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Schlachterman frequently treats Pancreatic Disease and Esophageal Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Schlachterman specializes.

    Where is Dr. Alexander Schlachterman, MD's office located?

    Dr. Schlachterman's office is located at 132 S 10th St Ste 480, Philadelphia, PA 19107. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Schlachterman is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Philadelphia, PA

    74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

    15 Awards Received

    Abington Hospital—Jefferson Health

    Abington, PA

    72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

    1 Award Received