Dr. Harriet Schanzer, MD

Dr. Harriet Schanzer, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 64
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Harriet Schanzer, MD is a family medicine specialist in Chester, VA and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1983 and specializes in family medicine.

12254 Branders Creek Dr

Chester, VA 23831

Contact Information

(804) 271-8990

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • 19 More

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Dr. Schanzer's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

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  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • State University of New York At Buffalo
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schanzer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schanzer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schanzer to family and friends
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Dr. Schanzer's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (36)

I have been a patient of Dr. Schanzer for many years. She is an excellent doctor who takes time to listen to your issues and thoroughly answers your questions. She is very nice and cordial. She always give good advice. She does not order tests that you do not need. She really cares about her...more
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I love Dr. Schanzer. That's why I've been seeing her for almost 20 years. She is super smart and always takes good care of me. She takes the time to listen to me and answer all of my questions. I feel 100% comfortable recommending her to anyone.
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Dr. Schanzer takes the time to actually look at me as a person and not just a patient with an appointment. She asks about how things are going in my life and about my health. She looks at the whole package. I have and would recommend Dr. Schanzer to my good friends
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I would like to leave an extremely positive review f Dr. Schanzer. She has been my Doctor fr many years and has helped me through many medical problems up to and including brain cancer. She is very knowledgeable and also a very caring person. It would be impossible to find a better PCP. She...more
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I have been seeing Dr. Schanzer for many years and am completely satisfied with her care. She takes time to listen and does her best to get to the bottom of any problem.
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