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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Schaefer is Excellent. Dr. Schaefer has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Joel Schaefer, MD, FACS is board certified in Surgery.
He has special expertise in 9 Areas, including Breast Diseases, Critical Care, and Digestive System Abnormalities.6 more special expertise areas
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Education & Awards
Dr. Schaefer graduated from University of New Mexico , Albuquerque.More Education & Awards
Dr. Schaefer has 2 hospital affiliations:
- St. Marys Hospital and Medical Center
- Community Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Schaefer accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 20 plans
- Rocky Mountain Health Plans - 7 plans
- Cigna - 6 plans
- Colorado Medicaid - 1 plan
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- Where does Dr. Joel W. Schaefer practice?
Dr. Joel Schaefer practices Surgery near Grand Junction, CO.
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