Internist, Gastroenterologist (digestive)
35 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard Schecter is Average. Dr. Schecter has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
Promptness 1.7
Courteous Staff 2.0
Accurate Diagnosis 2.0
Bedside Manner 2.0
Spends Time with Me 2.0
Follows Up After Visit 2.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Howard Schecter, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Schecter graduated from University of California at Los Angeles.


Dr. Schecter has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Centinela Hospital Medical Center 
  • USC University Hospital 


  • Vietnamese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Howard Stephen Schecter MD is a male Internist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Howard S. Schecter practice?
Dr. Howard Schecter has 7 office locations.
Dr. Howard Schecter practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near Inglewood, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Angeles, CA and Gardena, CA.
See Inglewood Internists and Inglewood Gastroenterologists.