Dr. B Schaeffer, MD

Dr. B Schaeffer, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. B Schaeffer, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in New Hyde Park, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1980 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3003 New Hyde Park Rd Ste 409

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

(516) 775-2800

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

56  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • City Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schaeffer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schaeffer's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schaeffer to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Schaeffer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Not really one to leave reviews- especially negative ones but felt with this Dr & practice to be really necessary. I have been a patient of Dr. Schaeffer's for over 15 years and suffer from chronic sinus issues. Over the last 15 years have been in to see Dr. Schaffer every few months with sinus...more
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I am a 43y.o male & I had abnormally large tonsils & a deviated septum. Chronic sinus infections & migraines, restless legs, tension headaches along with Obstructive sleep apnea from the large tonsils have plagued me my entire adult life. We figured out the underlying cause of much of my problems...more
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From the moment we entered Dr. Schaeffer's office we were greeted by the staff in a warm professional manner. We were taken immediately and met with Dr. Schaeffer. My daughter had a broken nose and a deviated septum due to a car accident. Dr. Schaeffer was approachable, knowledgeable and...more
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Dr. Schaeffer's office is well run.I was able to get an urgent appointment almost immediately. The wait time to see the physician was approximately 10-15 minutes and I believe this is an average wait time.Dr. Schaeffer himself is a very pleasant man, he has a wonderful bedside manner. He makes it...more
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