Dr. Raymond Schaerf, MD

Dr. Raymond Schaerf, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Raymond Schaerf, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Burbank, CA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1972 and specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

2601 W Alameda Ave Ste 404

Burbank, CA 91505

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Schaerf's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaerf performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schaerf performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaerf performs Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Schaerf performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schaerf treats Pulmonary Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Schaerf treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Raymond Schaerf, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Burbank, CA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1972 and specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • University Miami
    Residency Hospital
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1972
    New York Medical College
    Medical School
    1972

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Schaerf's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schaerf

4.9

Based on 18 reviews

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Dr Schaerf did my Bronchoscopy, Node Biopsy and insertion of Port -A -Cath. He's not one for chitchat, but an Excellent doctor. I knew I couldn't be in any better care with a Thoracic surgeon. Absolutely I would recommend him.
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Dr. Schaerf was recommended to me due to his world renowned expertise in pacemaker lead extraction. Unfortunately, due to unforeseen and unavoidable complications, I had to undergo a second, more serious procedure just two days later. I am convinced that it is only through the grace of God and Dr....Read More
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Dr. Schaerf is an excellent surgeon. I was recently diagnosed with a 3 cm Adenocarcinoma in my right upper lobe which Dr. Schaerf removed via VATS procedure. He answered all questions patiently. I was told the entire tumor was removed and the lymph nodes removed were clean. The surgery was done as...Read More
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20 years ago Dr. Schaerf performed a lobectomy on my left lung due to tumor. The next year, due to a rare infection, my right lung turned to "a fist of goo" per Dr. Schaerf. He let me know I was in dire condition and could have died. I woke up in ICU with him by my side. He said "It was the...Read More
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Straight forward and kind.
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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MultiPlan
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WellPoint

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