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Internist, Rheumatologist
42 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen Schechter is Excellent. Dr. Schechter has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Stephen Schechter, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

Education & Awards

Dr. Schechter graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2009 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010)


Dr. Schechter has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Suburban Hospital 
  • St Agnes Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Stephen Leslie Schechter MD is a male Internist, has 42 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
Where does Dr. Stephen L. Schechter practice?
Dr. Stephen Schechter has 2 office locations.
Dr. Stephen Schechter practices Internal Medicine and Rheumatology near Bethesda, MD.
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