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Dr. Hal Schaffer, MD

Dermatology ·  Male · Age 65

Dr. Schaffer

Stratton Va Medical Center

113 Holland Ave Albany, NY 12208

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Dr. Hal Schaffer, MD is a dermatologist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in dermatology.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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  • Friendly staff . Patients said the staff was friendly. See reviews

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Schaffer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Rash
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaffer treats Rash more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Schaffer treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Actinic Keratosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaffer treats Actinic Keratosis more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Schaffer treats this condition more than 60% of his peers

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaffer performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 38% of his peers

Dr. Schaffer performs this procedure more than 38% of his peers

Dr. Schaffer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Lyme Disease
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

Dr. Schaffer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schaffer

4.3

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
(5)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(1)

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Hal Schaffer, MD is a dermatologist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in dermatology.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1986
Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1986

Awards