Dr. Stephen Schissel, MD

Dr. Stephen Schissel, MD

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61 y/o
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Dr. Stephen Schissel, MD is a family medicine specialist in Amesbury, MA and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in family medicine.

Lahey Health Primary Care, Amesbury

24 Morrill Pl

Amesbury, MA 01913
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Dr. Schissel's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schissel "We are here to take care of what matters most, you. Lahey Health offers access to board-certified specialists in nearly every medical specialty and more than 75 primary care practices in over 30 communities providing you with the full continuum of care, all close to home."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

204  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Malden Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St. Elizabeth Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schissel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schissel's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schissel to family and friends
15 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Schissel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr Schissel has treated my elderly (81) brother for many years. He is very compassionate and spends a good amount of time with him at each visit. The office staff always responds to us and we have never had a difficult time getting an appointment. There can sometimes be a wait in the office 10-...more
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Very professional, deeply concerned with the needs of his patients. I would definitely recommend Dr. Schissel very highly
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The office staff is Aweful! They lie to patients about the doctor seeing them, make them wait for hours until after the office closes and theirs no one there to say the doctor can no longer see patients! Why tell a patient to come in then? Staff scheduled not 1 but 3 appts for the same thing...more
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I left a review for this doctor and it wasn't never recorded on here..... so I left 2 more...... here I am a year later and NONE OF MY REVIEWS ARE ON HERE! I was a patient who had to schedule multiple appointments for a physical for disability. I scheduled 3 appointments and they KNEW when I called...more
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The office staff is horrid, they don't care about the patients at all! Dr.schissel I waited over an hour to see you for 6 minutes? Do you think that's fair? This doctor and his staff do not care about our health If he did, they wouldn't overbook appts every 15 min to make the maximum dollar...more
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