Dr. Michael G. Schaffer, MD

Dr. Michael G. Schaffer, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology | Male | 53 years old

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.Read more

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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.Read more

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

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  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breech Position
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Fatigue
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hot Flashes
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Infertility
  • Insomnia
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovarian Diseases
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Stress
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Dryness
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Weight Gain

Procedures Performed

  • Birth Control
  • Colpopexy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • da Vinci® Gynecologic Procedure
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Planning Services
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Florida

    Graduated in 1988

  • Internship Hospital
    Hahnemann University Hospital

    Completed in 1989

  • Residency Hospital
    Hahnemann University Hospital

    Completed in 1992

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Miami / School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1984

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Patient Choice Award, 2012
    • Patient Choice Award, 2011
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Schaffer's Office & Staff

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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Experience with Dr. Schaffer

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Schaffer's Care Philosophy

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.