Dr. Jeffrey Schaffer, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Schaffer, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Jeffrey Schaffer, MD is a cardiology specialist in Long Beach, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1975 and specializes in cardiology.

760 E Park Ave

Long Beach, NY 11561

Contact Information

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
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
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
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 38 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1975 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1980
    Long Island Jewish Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    1980
  • 1978
    Kings County Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital
    1978
  • 1976
    Kings County Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital
    1976
  • 1975
    SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School
    1975

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Schaffer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schaffer

4.4

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
81.48148148148148%
(22)
4 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
14.814814814814815%
(4)

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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