Dr. Lawrence Schuster, MD

Dr. Lawrence Schuster, MD

Endocrinology & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(16)
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Dr. Lawrence Schuster, MD is an endocrinology & metabolism doctor who practices in Minneapolis, MN. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 46 years.

4999 France Ave S Ste 255

Minneapolis, MN 55410

Contact Information

(952) 920-8386

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medica
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Goiter
normal
more than 9% of peers
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
normal
more than 4% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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Procedures

  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • U Minn Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • U Minn Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • U Minn Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schuster has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schuster's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schuster to family and friends
2.6
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Schuster's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Schuster Says:

"He's a great doctor, nice guy!"

"Extremely knowledgeable and thorough, great explanations of complicated material"

"Very thorough & concerned about my needs"


Patient Comments (1)

Lakeville, MN |
1st visit was left in gown in freezing room for over an hour with no one checking on me. No apologies. Called to ask if could get my labs and was told had to come in or could not get MY lab results that had to be drawn at his clinic when had already been done at my clinic where covered 100%. ...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Schuster accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Accord
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medica
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Schuster has admitting privileges

Abbott Northwestern Hospital
800 E 28th St
Minneapolis, MN 55407
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Fairview Ridges Hospital
201 E Nicollet Blvd
Burnsville, MN 55337
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Fairview Southdale Hospital
6401 France Ave S
Edina, MN 55435
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Maple Grove Hospital
9875 Hospital Dr
Maple Grove, MN 55369
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North Memorial Medical Center
3300 Oakdale Ave N
Robbinsdale, MN 55422
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University of Minnesota Medical Center - West Bank
2312 S 6th St
Minneapolis, MN 55454
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