Dr. Jeffrey Schaffer, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Schaffer, MD

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Dr. Jeffrey Schaffer, MD is a cardiology specialist in Long Beach, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from New York State U, College Of Medicine-Downstate in 1975 and specializes in cardiology.

760 E Park Ave

Long Beach, NY 11561

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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)
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

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

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaffer treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Schaffer treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaffer treats Aortic Valve Regurgitation more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Schaffer treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Mitral Valve Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaffer treats Mitral Valve Stenosis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Schaffer treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis

Dr. Schaffer's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jeffrey Schaffer, MD is a cardiology specialist in Long Beach, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from New York State U, College Of Medicine-Downstate in 1975 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1980
Long Island Jewish Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Kings County Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1976
Kings County Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1975
New York State U, College Of Medicine-Downstate
Medical School
1980
1978
1976
1975

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Schaffer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schaffer

4.4

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
82.14285714285714%
(23)
4 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(4)

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Dr. Schaffer is a caring, kind & trustworthy physician. As a pharmacist, I look for a physician that pays attention to details & that is responsive to my needs. Dr. Schaffer is by far one of the brightest men I have ever met. He utilizes these skills to help patients and I have seen this first hand...Read More
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Dr. Schaffer has been my family's care physician for over thirty years. Our first family patient was my beloved grandmother, who Dr. Schaffer cared for with medical expertise combined with sensitivity and compassion. My father, another of Dr. Schaffer's patients, depended upon him for care and...Read More
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I have been a patient of Dr. Schaffer for over six years and consider him the most important medical professional in my life. He is constantly reviewing my case and studying the latest methods of treatments for me. He has not only extended my life but has enhanced the quality of my life as well....Read More
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The most disrespectful office staff I have ever encountered..zero stars
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
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
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO