Dr. John Schaefer, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat •  Male • Age 69

  
Dr. Schaefer

J David Schaefer MD PLLC

3 Lyon Pl, Ste 302 Ogdensburg, NY 13669

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(315) 393-7955

Dr. John Schaefer, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Ogdensburg, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University of Western Ontario, School of Medicine and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.


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Dr. Schaefer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
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MVP Health Care PPO

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

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Chronic Tonsillitis
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Dr. Schaefer treats Chronic Tonsillitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Schaefer treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Tonsillitis
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Dr. Schaefer treats Tonsillitis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Schaefer treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Tonsillectomy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaefer performs Tonsillectomy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Schaefer performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Schaefer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cleft Palate
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Frenectomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperacusis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lip Cancer
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wound Repair

Dr. Schaefer's Reviews

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Liked him the first minute he entered the room. Made you feel comfortable and he was easy to talk too. He left me with a very positive attitude about my hearing problem.
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Dr. Schaefer is a kind, gentle person, with a wit that makes me look forward to seeing him. His approach to medicine agrees with my philosophies, I have recommended him to everyone!
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Dr. Schafer is a wonderful physician. He is caring, thoughtful, and super smart. I highly recommend him as an ENT physician.
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Best most caring outgoing doctor around
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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Schaefer, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Ogdensburg, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University of Western Ontario, School of Medicine and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

University of Western Ontario, School of Medicine
Medical School
1979
U Western Ontario
Residency Hospital
1976
Victoria Hosp
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • French
  • English

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70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average