Dr. Edward Scheid Jr, MD

Dr. Edward Scheid Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Edward Scheid Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Slingerlands, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1220 New Scotland Rd Ste 204

Slingerlands, NY 12159

Contact Information

(518) 439-4326

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Scheid Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spinal Fusion
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Dr. Scheid Jr performs Spinal Fusion more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Scheid Jr performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Herniated Disc
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very high

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Dr. Scheid Jr treats Herniated Disc more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Scheid Jr treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scheid Jr performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Scheid Jr performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

Neurosurgery at Capital Region Special Surgery offers rapid and comprehensive care for back and neck pain, degenerative spine disease and complex disorders. Our approach is to combine the least invasive with the most effective treatment available,...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1994
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School
    1994

Languages

  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Scheid Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scheid Jr

3.7

Based on 131 reviews

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He took really good care of me and my husband. We both had surgery with him for same type of problems. He had a disc in his neck and I had one in my back. He had had surgery before by someone else before seeing Dr. Scheid. Dr. Scheid fixed him and he got better and is very happy. After he got...Read More
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I had a slipped vertebra in my back. Dr. Scheid fused the two bones together which took a lot of my pain away. The recovery wasn't easy but wasn't that bad either. It was 100? worth it for sure.
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I found out that I had a severely compressed spinal cord in my neck from bone spurs. I shopped around and everyone said I should see Dr. Edward Scheid. I made calland he saw me within a few days. He showed me the films and it was obvious to me that I needed surgery, and that’s what he recommended....Read More
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Thank you Dr. Scheid for fixing my back!! I can’t say enough about how great you are and how thankful I am that I saw you for my problem. I knew right away that he was the doctor I trusted to do the surgery. He is so confident and reassuring. I had a herniated L spine disc that was smashing a nerve...Read More
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Dr. Scheid performed a complex surgery on my spine and I turned out great. I had a 3 level stenosis problem with a "lateral listhesis" at L3-4 and he did a surgery through my side and then through my back. I used to not be able to walk 20 feet without sitting down and now I can walk a mile at a...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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