Dr. Deborah A. Schaefer, DO

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Dr. Deborah A. Schaefer, DO

Family Medicine | Female

First Choice Medical Care 21 Eastport Manor Rd, Eastport, NY 11941 Get Directions
(631) 325-2255

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Dr. Schaefer specializes in Family Medicine and practices in Eastport, NY. She practices at 2 locations.

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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    4.5 based on 25 responses
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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Schaefer's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes (24)
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    New York, NY |
    Dr. Schaefer has been my primary physician for many years. She is educated in all aspects of medicine, research and the latest information. Dr. Schaefer listens carefully, is patient and can evaluate a situation expertly. All the staff at the office are a hard working team that makes every effort to meet the needs of their patients, including the parients that come to the walk-in clinic in Eastport.
    Sayville, NY |
    Dr. Schaefer is a caring, technically proficient as well as intuitive diagnostician. She sees and treats the big picture and will be your health champion.
    in shirley,ny |
    Love her,have been going to her for over 20 years.
    in Southold NY |
    Wonderful, caring, thorough Doctor! Very skilled
    in Eastport, NY |
    Dr. Schaefer is a professional, caring, knowledgable Doctor. She is a master of her craft, but even just as important... She is an amazing person. She will talk to you honestly and with compassion. She is the whole package. I feel very fortunate to have her as my primary physician for the last fifteen years. I trust her completely.
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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
    • Urgent Care Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Injuries
    • Menopause
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pneumonia
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Alcohol Testing
    • Biopsy
    • Breast Exam
    • Breathing Treatment
    • CDL Physical Examination
    • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
    • Disability Evaluation
    • Drug Treatment
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Immunization
    • Joint Injection
    • Mole Removal
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Physical Examination
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Stitches
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Wart Removal
    • Well Baby Care
    • Wellness Examination

    Background Check

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      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

    • Medical School
      New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine (Nycom)

      Graduated in 1992

    • Internship Hospital
      Ny Meth Hospital

      Completed in 1993

    • Residency Hospital
      Southside Hospital

      Completed in 1996

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Family Medicine
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Schaefer's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Schaefer

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients