Dr. Michael Scher, MD

Hematology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(4)
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Dr. Michael Scher, MD
Dr. Michael Scher, MD is a hematology doctor who practices in Albany, NY. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Scher is affiliated with Albany Memorial Hospital, Samaritan Hospital and Saint Peter's Hospital.

Internal Medicine Associates

63 Shaker Rd Ste G02

Albany, NY 12204

Contact Information

(518) 449-5352

Dr. Michael Scher, MD

Dr. Michael Scher, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fidelis Care
  • Locals (any local)
  • MVP Health Care
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American
  • WellCare
  • Wisconsin Physicians Service

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Dr. Scher's Experience

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Dr. Scher's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hematology
  • Board certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Hematology
2

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
25

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • University Roch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scher to family and friends
3.3
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Scher's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Scher accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • Locals (any local)
  • MVP Health Care
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • WellCare
  • Wisconsin Physicians Service

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Scher has admitting privileges

Albany Memorial Hospital
600 Northern Blvd
Albany, NY 12204
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Saint Peter's Hospital
315 S Manning Blvd
Albany, NY 12208
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Samaritan Hospital
2215 Burdett Ave
Troy, NY 12180
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