Dr. Sarah Schaefer, MD

Dr. Sarah Schaefer, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sarah Schaefer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Livingston, NJ and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 2010 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

200 S Orange Ave Ste 102

Livingston, NJ 07039

Contact Information

(973) 322-7020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana

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Dr. Schaefer's Experience

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


  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
    Medical School | Graduated 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schaefer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schaefer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schaefer to family and friends
based on 15 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Schaefer's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Schaffer is an angel sent from HEAVEN. She is loved and respected by everyone she comes in contact with at the hospital. She performed a beautiful virtually painless double mastectomy on me a little over a week ago. I feel great and also feel so lucky to have had her do the surgery. Please meet...more
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Dr. Schaefer is a good surgeon - she is thorough and empathetic. She uses common sense. Unfortunately, that cannot be said for office protocol. They will not see you without films even though you have been a patient. The insurance Company seems to be dictating office procedures and protocol and...more
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Arrived without my films, my fault. I wanted to still talk to the doctor about my report of the films. I had to beg for this to happen.Doctor agreed to see me in the exam room. Frst greeted extremely rudely by her Nurse Practitioner, the dr.came in, she did not close the door but began to let it be...more
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I was very displeased with my consultation with dr. Schaefer. In my opinion, I found her bedside manner to be very very poor. I found her to be harsh, invasive, and extreme in her approach and I personally found her to not at all listen to me. I found her abrupt and not at all kind-mannered. I have...more
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