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Thoracic Surgeon, Surgeon
28 years of experience
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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(20)
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lawrence Schmetterer, Thoracic Surgeon, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Schmetterer has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.8
  • Currently 3.7857142857143 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
  • Currently 3.7857142857143 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.7857142857143 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.7857142857143 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.8
  • Currently 3.7692307692308 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lawrence Schmetterer, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).


Education & Awards

Dr. Schmetterer graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Ohio
Thoracic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Schmetterer has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital 
  • St Joseph Health Center 

Languages

  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Lawrence Ira Schmetterer MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 28 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Lawrence I. Schmetterer practice?
Dr. Lawrence Schmetterer has 2 office locations.
Dr. Lawrence Schmetterer practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Youngstown, OH.
Additional practice locations include: Salem, OH.
See Youngstown Surgeons.