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Family Practitioner, Primary Care Doctor
17 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Catherine Schaefer is Good. Dr. Schaefer has been reviewed by 28 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Catherine Schaefer, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • She has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications

Education & Awards

Dr. Schaefer graduated from University of South Carolina , Columbia. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2013)


Dr. Schaefer has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Palmetto Health Richland 
  • Palmetto Health Baptist 

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Additional Information
Dr. Catherine Ann Schaefer MD is a female Family Practitioner, has 17 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Catherine A. Schaefer practice?
Dr. Catherine Schaefer has 1 office location.
Dr. Catherine Schaefer practices Family Medicine near Columbia, SC.
See Columbia Family Physicians.