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About Dr. Christopher J Scherer

Dr. Christopher J Scherer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Charlottesville, VA. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Scherer has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

11 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Christopher J Scherer is Great. Dr. Christopher J Scherer has been rated by 11 patients. From those 11 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Christopher J Scherer is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Martha Jefferson Orthopedics

590 Peter Jefferson Pkwy Ste 100
Charlottesville, VA 22911
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Specialties

Dr. Christopher J Scherer has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Christopher J Scherer has the following 9 expertise

  • Stroke
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Epilepsy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Headache
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Electromyography
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Dr. Christopher J Scherer has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Christopher J Scherer is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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A Great Doctor

A thorough, excellent, and kind doctor.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2015)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    27 Years Experience

  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1991

  • University Of Virginia Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Christopher J Scherer accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Anthem
    • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO POS
    • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry - Bon Secours Tier 2
    • Coventry Southern Health PPO
    • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Martha Jefferson Orthopedics, 590 Peter Jefferson Pkwy Ste 100, Charlottesville, VA
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