Dr. David Chesler, MD

Dr. David Chesler, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Chesler, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

3025 Berkmar Dr Ste 1

Charlottesville, VA 22901

Contact Information

(434) 973-1831

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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See how frequently Dr. Chesler performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Difficulty With Walking
very high
more than 99% of peers
Muscle Weakness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Enteritis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

1 Sanction
  • Injudicious Prescribing (5/16/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Virginia
1 Board Action
  • Injudicious Prescribing (8/24/2016)
    Action Taken: Termination of an Agreed Order without restrictions, terms, and/or conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Virginia

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Med Center Hospital Vt
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Med Center Hospital Vt
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Chesler has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Chesler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Chesler does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Chesler and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Chesler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chesler to family and friends
2.7
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Chesler's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Cannot say enough about Dr. Chesler and his entire staff! Through and professional. This entire staff is also sincerely concerned about your health issues!
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Do not go to this quack. SERIOUSLY. I have never left a review for a doctor but I wanted to warn other people that may be considering being under his care. My child was referred to him, and without even reading his file he threw away the medication he was currently on based on the fact he had never...more
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He makes medical care decisions based on medical record review, without actually examining the patient or consulting with patient's other specialists. He does not answer questions honestly. He does not explain his medical care decisions. As a physician myself, in practice for over 30 years, he...more
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Apparently, in this age of computers and legible information, he sent TWO different hand-written prescriptions that were not able to be read by the medical supply. We haven't been able to get the prescription filled.
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