Dr. Richard Schutzer, MD

Dr. Richard Schutzer, MD

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Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o
(24)

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Dr. Richard Schutzer, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.Read his story

The Allen Hospital

5141 Broadway

New York, NY 10034
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare

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

About Me

Care Philosophy

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

Awards

Dr. Schutzer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schutzer

3.9

Based on 24 reviews

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

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Schutzer's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Richard Schutzer, MD
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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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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

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

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