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Internist, Cardiologist (heart)
25 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Schifter is Excellent. Dr. Schifter has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
  • Currently 3.875 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Schifter, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Congenital Heart Disease (Patent Ductus Arteriosus)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Schifter graduated from St. George's University, Bay Shore. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Brooklyn, NY


Dr. Schifter has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • New York Methodist Hospital 
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center - University Hospital of Brooklyn 


  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. David Ross Schifter MD is a male Internist, has 25 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. David R. Schifter practice?
Dr. David Schifter has 2 office locations.
Dr. David Schifter practices Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease near Brooklyn, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Great Neck, NY.
See Brooklyn Internists and Brooklyn Cardiologists.