Dr. Joseph Ira Schaffer MD is a male Obstetrician & Gynecologist, has 23 years of experience and practices in Obstetrics & Gynecology, Gynecology, and Urology.
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Dr. Joseph Schaffer has 3 office locations.
Northwest Dallas
Univ TX Southwestern Med Ctr
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Schaffer is Good. Dr. Schaffer has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 1.7
  • Currently 1.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Schaffer, MD is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
  • Gynecology
  • Hot Flashes
  • Hysterectomy (Uterus)
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Menopause
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Retention
  • Uterine Prolapse

Education & Awards

Dr. Schaffer graduated from University of Cincinnati. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Uterine Prolapse
CREOG National Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident Education
Faculty Teaching Award (1996)
Outstanding Faculty Award (1999)
CREOG National Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident Education (1999)

Affiliations

Dr. Schaffer has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - St. Paul 
  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - Zale Lipshy 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Schaffer accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 7 plans
  • United Healthcare - 14 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 2 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Humana - 14 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Joseph I. Schaffer practice?
Dr. Joseph Schaffer practices Obstetrics & Gynecology, Gynecology, and Urology near Dallas, TX.
See Dallas Obstetricians & Gynecologists and Dallas Urologists.