Dr. Carl Schanbacher, MD

Dermatology •  Male • Age 56
  
Dr. Schanbacher
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Smile and Skin Aesthetics

321 Columbus Ave Boston, MA 02116

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Dr. Carl Schanbacher, MD is a Dermatologist in Boston, MA and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Schanbacher has more experience with Mohs Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Nebraska / College of Medicine medical school in 1995. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Martha's Vineyard Hospital and Milford Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Schanbacher to book an appointment.


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Dr. Schanbacher has met my Mohs Surgery needs for about 10 years. He is excellent and his restorative work is also outstanding. When he goes to work the cancers dont have a chance snd so far none come back. Also caring, along with his excellent staff and student trainees. Medicine at its best. KLB
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Ken Brasfield, Nantucket – Sep 27, 2020
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Great surgeon. Personal follow-up next day.
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Biography

Dr. Carl Schanbacher, MD is a Dermatologist in Boston, MA and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Schanbacher has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

Richard G Bennett MD
Fellowship Hospital
Mayo Grad School Med/mayo Fndn
Residency Hospital
Mayo Medical School
Internship Hospital
1995
University of Nebraska / College of Medicine
Medical School

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Schanbacher

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Schanbacher treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Schanbacher treats other conditions, please contact the office at (857) 362-7330.

Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Dr. Schanbacher typically treats 96% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Mohs Surgery
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Dr. Schanbacher typically treats 84% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Skin Cancer
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Excision of Skin Lesion
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Very High Frequency
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Dr. Schanbacher's conditions and procedures:

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Foot Conditions
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Purpura
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma

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(857) 362-7330

Dr. Schanbacher accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
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LocalPlus
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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
UniCare
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Locations

Smile and Skin Aesthetics

Smile and Skin Aesthetics321 Columbus Ave Boston, MA 02116
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Martha's Vineyard Hospital

Oak Bluffs, MA

84% Patient experience rating, 15% higher than the national average

Milford Regional Medical Center

Milford, MA

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

Tufts Medical Center

Boston, MA

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)

Umass Memorial Medical Center

Worcester, MA

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
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