Dr. Janet Schaffel, MD

Dr. Janet Schaffel, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
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Dr. Janet Schaffel, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Washington, DC. She is 63 years old and has been practicing for 38 years. Read her story

1145 19th St NW Ste 200

Washington, DC 20036

Contact Information

(202) 887-0660

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Pain
high
more than 82% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
normal
more than 71% of peers
Breast Diseases
normal
more than 52% of peers

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Dr. Schaffel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schaffel "Dr. Schaffel attended Brown University where she received both her Bachelor of Science and MD degrees. She completed her residency at Northwestern University in Chicago before joining Women Physicians Association in Washington, DC where she practiced from 1983-2002. Dr. Schaffel is consistently selected as one of Washington's TOP DOCS by Washingtonian Magazine. She is married to an architect. They have two wonderful children. When not caring for patients, she enjoys photography, theater, traveling and her family."
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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Procedures

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • C-Section
  • Cesarean Hysterectomy
  • Colposcopy
  • Cryoablation
  • Cystectomy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Normal Vaginal Delivery
  • NovaSure® Ablation
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cystectomy
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
  • Vulvectomy

Background Check

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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

  • The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schaffel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schaffel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schaffel to family and friends
4.7
based on 10 total reviews
Dr. Schaffel'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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Hospitals where Dr. Schaffel has admitting privileges

Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
3800 Reservoir Rd NW
Washington, DC 20007
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Sibley Memorial Hospital
5255 Loughboro Rd NW
Washington, DC 20016
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