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Dr. Larry Schafer, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 71

Dr. Schafer

Avera Med Grp GI

1417 S Cliff Ave Ste 300 Sioux Falls, SD 57105

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(605) 322-8630


Dr. Larry Schafer, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Sioux Falls, SD and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Schafer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Open Access HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Schafer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Blood Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schafer treats Blood Disorders more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Schafer treats this condition more than 28% of his peers

Anemia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schafer treats Anemia more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Schafer treats this condition more than 24% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D - HUS)
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Pregnancy Related
  • D-Positive Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D + HUS)
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Myelpathic Anemia
  • Neonatal Anemia
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Nutritional Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-1
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-2
  • Secondary Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia With Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia, Pyridoxine-Responsive, Autosomal Recessive
  • Warm Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
Gastroenterology Procedures
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schafer performs Gastroenterology Procedures more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Schafer performs this procedure more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Schafer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Biography

Dr. Larry Schafer, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Sioux Falls, SD and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Education

Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
Residency Hospital
1979
Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota
Medical School
1979

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