Dr. Richard Schaffer, MD

Neuromusculoskeletal MedicineMaleAge 53

Dr. Schaffer
Accepting new patients

Infinite Wellness Center, Fort Mill, SC

739 Galleria Blvd # 101 Rock Hill, SC 29730

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(803) 980-2225

Dr. Richard Schaffer, MD is a Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine Specialist in Rock Hill, SC and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch medical school in 1995. He is affiliated with Mission Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Schaffer to book an appointment.

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Dr. Schaffer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arthritis
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bacteriuria Screening
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Constipation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dipstick Urinalysis
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
  • Dyslexia Assessment
  • Echocardiography
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Fetal Cardiac Screening
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hand Conditions
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Health Screening
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Heel Spur
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Hip Bursitis
  • HIV Screening
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impairment Rating Evaluation
  • Independent Educational Evaluation
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Injection Therapy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease Evaluation
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mammography
  • McMurray's Test
  • Melanoma Screening
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Migraine
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Patch Testing
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pre-Operative Evaluation
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Spinal and Postural Screening
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • STD Screening
  • Strep Test
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urine Pregnancy Test
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Vertigo
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wheelchair Evaluation
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

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My opinion of Infinite Wellness - Fort Mill I do NOT recommend Infinite Wellness! I went to Infinite Wellness-Fort Mill in July of 2015 with pretty severe lower back pain and sciatica (especially when sitting.). I did the three month program of physical therapy, injections, decompression and adjustments several times a week. I came to my appointments faithfully. As is customary I met with one of the Doctors at the mid point of my treatment plan (after about 1.5) months and told her I was
What went well
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  • Wait times
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  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Care Philosophy

We take a holistic approach to health.

Specialties

  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Dietary Management
  • Family Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

Education

1998
Carilion Roanoke Meml Hosp
Residency Hospital
1996
Carilion Roanoke Meml Hosp
Internship Hospital
1995
University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
Medical School
1990
Northwestern State University
Undergraduate School
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What are Dr. Richard Schaffer, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Schaffer frequently treats Muscle Spasm, Chronic Neck Pain, and Fibromyalgia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Schaffer treats.

Where is Dr. Richard Schaffer, MD's office located?

Dr. Schaffer's office is located at 739 Galleria Blvd # 101, Rock Hill, SC 29730. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Infinite Wellness Center, Fort Mill, SC

Infinite Wellness of Rock Hill739 Galleria Blvd # 101 Rock Hill, SC 29730
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Schaffer is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Mission Hospital

Asheville, NC

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

30 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2021)