Dr. Michael Schaffer, MD

Dr. Michael Schaffer, MD

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Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Michael Schaffer, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso

4801 Alberta Ave Ste 220

El Paso, TX 79905
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Learn about Dr. Schaffer

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Top Care Areas

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

Breech Position
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
very high
more than 90% of peers
Chronic Pelvic Pain
normal
more than 79% 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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schaffer "OPTIMAL HEALTH results not from masking symptoms but from RESTORING BALANCE to your body?s complex systems. Schaffer Center for Integrative Medicine is dedicated to providing our patients with a personalized health care experience principled in the latest research and focused on the individual."

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

33  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colposcopy
  • da Vinci® Gynecologic Procedure
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Planning Services
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient Choice Award, 2012
  • Patient Choice Award, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Schaffer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Schaffer does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Schaffer and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Las Palmas Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Schaffer is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Schaffer's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schaffer to family and friends
12 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

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

    10 to 15 minutes
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