Dr. Steven Scheer, MD

Dr. Steven Scheer, MD

Sleep Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Steven Scheer, MD is a sleep medicine specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in sleep medicine.

2020 Cattlemen Rd Ste 400

Sarasota, FL 34232

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Celtic Insurance Company
  • Cigna
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Dr. Scheer's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Scheer "Certified in Sleep Medicine by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine."

1  Specialties

  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Cataplexy
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Narcolepsy
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Deprivation
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Terror Disorder
  • Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking

3  Procedures

  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Sleep Study

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Jewish Hospital St Louis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Minn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Kettering Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in America, 1998, 2004
Media & Publications

Dr. Scheer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scheer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scheer to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Scheer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Scheer is the most pleasant and caring doctor that I have ever seen. I feel so comfortable talking to him, unlike any of the other doctors I have seen. I would definitely recommend Dr. Scheer.
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I have visited Dr. Scheer several times during the process of sleep apnea testing, equipment needed to use, various Cpap mask options and progress in my case. I have wrapped up that phase and am now 'free' for another year. I found his office staff, procedure, organizational structure, bedside...more
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Dr Scheer is fine, its his staff that is bad. Went to office to pay bill, after calling first to make sure someone was there that could take my payment. Lady behind the glass said she was not authorized to take my payment. Other two ladies were on the phone. One finally got off the phone, and was...more
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He gave me several medications that gave me severe diarrhea and caused me to faint. Then he sent me to a neurologist, full screening, and stress test saying if it was his RX that caused the problem, he would be the first to own up. The doctors looked at what he prescribed and said that was a...more
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