Dr. Bruce Schlecter, MD

Dr. Bruce Schlecter, MD

Hospice & Palliative Medicine  |  
Male  |  
73 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Bruce Schlecter, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1970 and specializes in hospice & palliative medicine and hospice & palliative medicine (psychiatry & neurology).

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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Dr. Schlecter's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schlecter "To provide our patients with compassionate quality medical care. "


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

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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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.


  • 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
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Schlecter's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
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...more
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