Dr. David Schwartz, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. David Schwartz, MD
Dr. David Schwartz, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Schwartz is affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

800 Poly Pl

Brooklyn, NY 11209

Contact Information

(718) 630-3605

Dr. David Schwartz, MD

Dr. David Schwartz, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • 23 More

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Care Philosophy

        David Schwartz MD brings over 20 cares of expertise in Radiation Oncology to Metropolitan Radiation.  He is an expert in prostate cancer treatment - both external beam radiation and seed placement (brachytherapy).  Dr. Schwartz treats patients with the latest techniques available including IMRT (intensity modulated radiation therapy), IGRT (image guided radiation therapy), SBRT/SRS (Stereotactic Radiosurgery of body and brain). Treatment regions of expertise include prostate carcinoma, hepatocellular carcinoma, breast carcinoma, lung carcinoma and brain tumors.

Dr. Schwartz has been Chief of New York City hospital Radiation Oncology Departments, teaches residents and  publishes in academic journals.  He is Clinical Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology at SUNY Downstate.

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Dr. Schwartz's Experience

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Dr. Schwartz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Oncology
  • Board certified in Radiation Oncology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology
1

Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
29

Conditions Treated

  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Myeloma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
4

Procedures

  • Prostate Brachytherapy
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Brandeis University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Jacobi Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwartz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwartz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. Schwartz'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
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Schwartz accepts 37 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Connecticare
    Connecticare HMO
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Schwartz has admitting privileges

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
450 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
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