Dr. Barry Schimmer, MD

Dr. Barry Schimmer, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
Dr. Barry Schimmer, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1970 and specializes in rheumatology.

822 Pine St Ste 3A

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Schimmer's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

62  Conditions Treated


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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • University Penn Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Penn Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Mass Genl Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schimmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schimmer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schimmer to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Schimmer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He hears what you say - compassionate - does not rush you out for next patient.
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