Dr. Robert Schechter, MD

Dr. Robert Schechter, MD

Ophthalmic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Robert Schechter, MD is an ophthalmic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1974 and specializes in ophthalmic surgery and ophthalmology.

1515 N Vermont Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90027

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente

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Dr. Schechter's Experience

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Dr. Schechter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

24  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertropia
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

6  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Methodist Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Albany Med College Union University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schechter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schechter's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schechter to family and friends
3 total reviews

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Dr. Schechter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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