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Specialties & Research
Dr. Frank Shafer, MD is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.
- He has special expertise in 2 areas:
- Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Education & Awards
Dr. Shafer graduated from Creighton University, Omaha.
Dr. Shafer has 3 hospital affiliations:
- St. Luke's Hospital/Bethlehem
- Saint Christopher's Hospital for Children
- St Lukes Health Network
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Shafer accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
- Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 3 plans
- Unicare - 2 plans
- United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 2 plans
- AMERIGROUP - 3 plans
- Gateway Health Plan - 1 plan
- Capital Blue Cross - 2 plans
- Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
- Cigna - 2 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
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- Where does Dr. Frank E. Shafer practice?
Dr. Frank Shafer practices Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, and Hematology near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Bethlehem, PA.
See Philadelphia Pediatricians, Philadelphia Oncologists, and Philadelphia Hematologists.