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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Schafer is Good.
Specialties & Research
Dr. Michael Schafer, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 7 areas:
- Herniated Disc
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Sports Medicine
Education & Awards
Dr. Schafer graduated from University of Kansas , Kansas City. He has 1 awards.
Dr. Schafer has 4 hospital affiliations:
- Northwestern Memorial Hospital
- Rush Presbyterian St Lukes Med, Chicago, Il
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Schafer accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Aetna - 3 plans
- Humana - 11 plans