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Dr. Richard Schutzer, MD

Dr. Richard Schutzer, MD

Vascular Surgery ·  Male · Age 48


Dr. Richard Schutzer, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.


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(212) 932-5169

Dr. Schutzer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Schutzer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schutzer treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schutzer treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schutzer treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Schutzer treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schutzer treats Thrombosis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Schutzer treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis

Dr. Schutzer's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2003
Maimonides Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2001
St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1996
St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1995
Albany Medical College
Medical School
2003
2001
1996
1995

Awards

Dr. Schutzer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schutzer

3.9

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
70.83333333333333%
(17)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
25%
(6)

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I went to see Dr Schutzer Sept 2017 at 5141 B'way location Manhattan. I waited 1 hr to see him.Then he came into examining room seemed very uninterested. I was there for a varicose vein that was giving me problems. He then sent me to get a Duplex ultrasound. When That test was completed. I waited...Read More
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Bedside manner still exists. What a thoughtful, competent and compassionate surgeon, who communicates in a respectful and thorough fashion. Highly recommend if your condition warrants surgical intervention.
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I have been on dialysis for 30 years. I've been involved with many surgeon's for a variety of reasons. He is without question the best of all of them. He is caring with top notch skills. I would and have recommended him to other people. The only problem that gets 1 star is when he moved to...Read More
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Dr. Schutzer is an excellent physician. He is not only skilled in his profession but caring and compassionate. This is a rare combination in the medical field today. I would highly recommend him.
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Caring and calming from first visit on. I followed him from his Long Island office to Manhattan, he's that great.
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