Dr. Bruce Schlecter, MD

Dr. Bruce Schlecter, MD

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Hospice & Palliative Medicine  |  
Male  |  
72 y/o
(7)

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Dr. Bruce Schlecter, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine doctor who practices in Glendale, CA. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 47 years. Dr. Schlecter is affiliated with USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, Glendale Adventist Medical Center and Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Care Philosophy

To provide our patients with compassionate quality medical care.
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Dr. Schlecter's Experience

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Dr. Schlecter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Board certified in Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine and Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)
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Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Montefiore M C H&l Moses Division
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schlecter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schlecter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schlecter to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Schlecter's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Bakersfield, CA |
i'm having MS i been sad and stressed because of it until i met Dr Schlecter, he just made me forgot all about my sickness the way he treated me it wasn't only a doctor and his patient. he understands what are you going through and he know to deal with it and whenever i get sick or having any health issue i call him and he's always helping and advising so i'm blessed to have a such wonderful doctor like him
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Dr. Schlecter accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

Hospitals where Dr. Schlecter has admitting privileges

Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center
1420 S Central Ave
Glendale, CA 91204
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Glendale Adventist Medical Center
1509 Wilson Ter
Glendale, CA 91206
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USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
1812 Verdugo Blvd
Glendale, CA 91208
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