Dr. Jay Schechter, MD

Dr. Jay Schechter, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Jay Schechter, MD is a dermatologist in Potsdam, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in dermatology and internal medicine.

37 Pierrepont Ave

Potsdam, NY 13676

Contact Information

(315) 265-6800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schechter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Schechter's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 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

  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Royal Victoria Hospital McGill University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Royal Victoria Hospital McGill University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schechter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schechter's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schechter to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Schechter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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