Dr. David Schechter, MD

Dr. David Schechter, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. David Schechter, MD is a family medicine specialist in Culver City, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from New York University in 1984 and specializes in family medicine, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

10811 Washington Blvd Ste 250

Culver City, CA 90232

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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Schechter's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Herniated Disc
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Mole Removal
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Physical Examination
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Urinalysis
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

About Me

My practice is unusual in that I am Board Certified in Family Medicine and treat general adult and adolescent health issues, physicals, preventive Care.  I also am Board Certified in Sports Medicine and treat injuries, back pain, inject muscles ...


  • Family Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Sports Medicine


University Ca La Santa Monica Hospital
Residency Hospital
University Ca La Santa Monica Hospital
Internship Hospital
New York University
Medical School
Princeton U
Undergraduate School


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This is weird, I did try to make an appointment but they wand you to email them your credit card information first, something I do not do.
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Dr. Schechter saved my life. Even though my PSA level was still normal, he caught the trend and referred me to a urologist so we could catch the cancer before it spread. He always takes the time to listen and treat the whole person. Vanessa and the rest of the staff provide service at the same...Read More
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I am very grateful to have Dr. Schechter as my primary care doctor. I first started seeing him several years ago for a painful back injury that went undiagnosed for 3 months. He patiently guided me through a course of options, so when I ended up getting surgery, I felt confident I had exhausted all...Read More
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I visited the doctor four times due to foot/ankle pain from a running injury, and the doctor did not help me at all. By the time I went in for the 4th appointment, still without any improvement or diagnosis, the doctor threw his arms in the air and asked me, Are you SURE you're experiencing pain?...Read More
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Dr. Schechter is an outstanding physician. As a patient of Dr. Schechter's for several years now, I feel like I have a true partner interested in my own personal health and wellness. Although I am generally in good health, when issues or injuries do arise, I find Dr. Schechter, and his office...Read More
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