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Dr. Jennifer Schaefer, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology •  Female • Age 51

  12 Reviews
Dr. Schaefer

Ob/gyne of Libertyville, PC

6440 Grand Ave Ste 201 Gurnee, IL 60031
Accepting new patients

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(847) 855-8881

Dr. Jennifer Schaefer, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Gurnee, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1994 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

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(847) 855-8881

Dr. Schaefer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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. Schaefer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteopenia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaefer treats Osteopenia more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Schaefer treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Pap Smear
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaefer performs Pap Smear more than 59% of her peers

Dr. Schaefer performs this procedure more than 59% of her peers

Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaefer treats Encounters for Normal Pregnancies more than 46% of her peers

Dr. Schaefer treats this condition more than 46% of her peers

Dr. Schaefer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Yeast Infections

Dr. Schaefer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schaefer

2.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
25%
(3)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
66.66666666666667%
(8)

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What People Say About Dr. Jennifer Schaefer, MD
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I saw Dr. Schaefer for my first OB/GYN visit after turning 21. I have a family history of some gynecological issues and voiced my concern early. When scheduling the appointment, I told them it was my first time getting a pelvic/pap. Then when I arrived for my appointment, I told the nurse it was my first time. When Dr. Schaefer came in the room, she asks "Has anything changed since your last pelvic exam?" I understand how busy doctors are (I work in healthcare) but come on. It was my main reason for going to the office. She had me change into the gown and really without warning or explanation, she began the exam. She did not explain what she was doing or when, just told me "slight pressure". I was already anxious and the fact that she rushed into everything didn't help. After the pelvic/pap, I told her that my periods have been more painful for the last half year, and that my flow had been heavy for a longer amount of time. She minimized everything I was saying and said "I only get con
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jennifer Schaefer, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Gurnee, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1994 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

Advocate Il Masonic Med Center
Residency Hospital
1994
Rush Medical College Of Rush University
Medical School

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73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)