Dr. Susan Schaffer, DO

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Dr. Susan Schaffer, DO
Dr. Susan Schaffer, DO is an oncology doctor who practices in Richmond, VA. She is 51 years old and has been practicing for 22 years. Dr. Schaffer is affiliated with Bon Secours Rappahannock General Hospital, Bon Secours - St. Francis Medical Center and Bon Secours - Richmond Community Hospital.

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Dr. Schaffer's Care Philosophy

Welcome to Oncology Associates. We are committed to providing you with the treatment you need and the care you deserve. Our physician is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology.

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Dr. Schaffer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Midlothian, VA |
She is very caring and upbeat. She takes time to listen to you and doesn't hurry with appointment. I follow up with here now after my treatments have finished and look forward to seeing her.
Personable...Easy to talk with...Gives easy to understand information
in Richmond, VA |
She is very thorough. She listens well and takes time to explain everything.
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Dr. Schaffer's Care Philosophy

Welcome to Oncology Associates. We are committed to providing you with the treatment you need and the care you deserve. Our physician is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology.

Dr. Schaffer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Oncology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hematologic Problems
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 1995

  • Internship Hospital
    Allegheny Hospital

    Completed in 1996

  • Residency Hospital
    Med Center Del

    Completed in 1999

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Med College Va

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

Procedures Performed

  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Risk Counseling
  • Hospice Care Services
  • Thoracentesis