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.

Rating Overview

6 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Deborah R Schnipper is Excellent. Dr. Deborah R Schnipper has been rated by 6 patients. From those 6 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Deborah R Schnipper is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.


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2000 Washington St Ste 365
Newton Lower Fall, MA 02462

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Dr. Deborah R Schnipper has the following 2 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Deborah R Schnipper has the following 10 expertise

  • Colonoscopy
  • Bowel Resection
  • Rectal Pain
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Diverticulitis
  • Banding
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Colon Cancer

Board Certifications

Dr. Deborah R Schnipper is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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Resection surgery

I was apprehensive about surgery on my diverticulitis. Dr. Schnipper made my experience extremely easy! This woman is just incredible and I am extremely grateful for her help, care and concern before and after surgery. She is the BEST!!

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Wonderful doctor

Caring, smart, perceptive, and very knowledgeable. Her thorough and clear explanation saved me from making a costly and painful mistake and put my mind at ease. Highly recommend!

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Schnipper is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    15 Years Experience

  • Boston University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2004

  • Dr. Deborah R Schnipper Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    • Tufts PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Newton-Wellesley Surgeons, 2000 Washington St Ste 365, Newton Lower Fall, MA
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