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Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum), Surgical Specialist
14 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Schaffzin is Good. Dr. Schaffzin has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
Bedside Manner 3.4
Spends Time with Me 3.5
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Schaffzin, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 36 areas:
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Bone marrow inflammation (Osteomyelitis)
  • Bursitis / Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Clubfoot
  • Colectomy
  • Colitis
  • Colon Tumor (Adenomatous Polyps)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Digestive System Abnormalities
  • Diverticulitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Ileostomy
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
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Education & Awards

Dr. Schaffzin graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Schaffzin has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • Virtua West Jersey Hospital - Berlin 
  • St. Mary Medical Center - Langhorne 

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Additional Information
Dr. David M Schaffzin MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. David M. Schaffzin practice?
Dr. David Schaffzin has 1 office location.
Dr. David Schaffzin practices Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery near Langhorne, PA.
See Langhorne Colorectal Surgeons and Langhorne Surgeons.