Dr. Joel Schaffer, MD

Dr. Joel Schaffer, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
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Dr. Joel Schaffer, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mn Med Sch in 2008 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

6600 Bruceville Rd

Sacramento, CA 95823

Contact Information

(916) 688-2000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
normal
more than 45% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 34% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
normal
more than 29% of peers

Dr. Schaffer'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.

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Schaffer does not have any board certifications listed.

34  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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1  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Univ Of Mn Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Schaffer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Schaffer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schaffer's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schaffer to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Schaffer'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Excellent!! Great expertise and very understanding...
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