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About Dr. Deborah R Schnipper MD
Dr. Schnipper graduated from Middlebury College and Wellesley College before attending Boston University School of Medicine. She completed her internship at University Hospitals of Cleveland and residency at University of Connecticut. Dr. Schnipper completed her fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. She is board certified in General Surgery and board certified in Colon and Rectal Surgery. Dr. Schnipper is a Colon and Rectal Surgeon at Newton Wellesley Hospital and is In addition, she is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at Tufts University School of Medicine. Her clinical interests include colon and rectal cancer, diverticulitis, anal and rectal disorder, laparoscopic colon surgeries, and inflammatory bowel disease including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
2000 Washington St Ste 365
Newton Lower Fall, MA 02462
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Dr. Deborah R Schnipper has the following 2 specialties
- Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal surgeons are doctors who perform surgery in order to correct problems with the anus, rectum or colon. These physicians perform colonoscopies, and other diagnostic procedures, in order to identify any issues that require surgical intervention. They then determine what type of surgical procedure would be best. The specialists also care for these patients post-operation to ensure proper healing and recovery.
Dr. Deborah R Schnipper has the following 10 expertise
- Bowel Resection
- Rectal Pain
- Rectal Bleeding
- Abdominal Pain
- Colon Cancer
Dr. Deborah R Schnipper is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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Dr. Schnipper is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
15 Years Experience
Boston University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 2004
Dr. Deborah R Schnipper Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
- BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
- BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
- Harvard Pilgrim HMO
- Harvard Pilgrim PPO
Tufts Health Plan
- Tufts PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsNewton-Wellesley Surgeons, 2000 Washington St Ste 365, Newton Lower Fall, MA
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