Dr. Michael Schaffer, MD

Dr. Michael Schaffer, MD

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Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
55 y/o
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Accepting new patients

Dr. Michael Schaffer, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in El Paso, TX. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Schaffer is affiliated with Sierra Medical Center, Providence Memorial Hospital, Las Palmas Medical Center and Del Sol Medical Center.

Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso

4801 Alberta Ave Ste 220

El Paso, TX 79905
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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Top Care Areas

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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

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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."

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breech Position
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Fatigue
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hot Flashes
  • Infertility
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovarian Diseases
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Stress
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Dryness
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Weight Gain

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colposcopy
  • 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
  • da Vinci® Gynecologic Procedure

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schaffer to family and friends
5.0
based on 12 total reviews
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Schaffer accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Schaffer has admitting privileges

Las Palmas Medical Center
1801 N Oregon St
El Paso, TX 79902
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Del Sol Medical Center
10301 Gateway Blvd W
El Paso, TX 79925
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Providence Memorial Hospital
2001 N Oregon St
El Paso, TX 79902
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Sierra Medical Center
1625 Medical Center Dr
El Paso, TX 79902
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