Browse Health
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Schifter is Excellent. Dr. Schifter has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Congenital Heart Disease (Patent Ductus Arteriosus)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Schifter graduated from St. George's University, Bay Shore. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
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
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Russian

> > > > Dr. David Schifter, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Tilak Wikramanayake

Internal Medicine
21 years experience
Brooklyn, NY

Dr. Joseph Siggillino

Internal Medicine
Brooklyn, NY

Dr. Burton Fletcher

Internal Medicine
30 years experience
Brooklyn, NY

Dr. John Calone

Internal Medicine
11 years experience
Brooklyn, NY

Dr. Judith Lieberman

Internal Medicine
32 years experience
Brooklyn, NY

Dr. Tae Park

Internal Medicine
38 years experience
Brooklyn, NY
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. David Ross Schifter MD is a male Internist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. David R. Schifter practice?
Dr. David Schifter has 1 office location.
Dr. David Schifter practices Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease near Brooklyn, NY.
See Brooklyn Internists and Brooklyn Cardiologists.