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Dr. Ellen B Schaeffer has the following 1 specialty
- Allergy and Immunology
An allergy & immunology specialist is a physician who is specially trained in matters pertaining to chronic and acute allergies, as well as deficiencies of the immune system. The doctor will determine whether an allergy, which attacks our immune system, is present. They'll also determine the cause, whether it be environmental triggers like trees and pollen, food-borne like peanuts and dairy, the venom of insects like bees, or a medication like penicillin.
In addition to determining the allergen causing an immunological response in a patient, the specialist will treat the symptoms caused by the reaction.
Dr. Ellen B Schaeffer has the following 14 expertise
- Watery Eyes
- Nasal Allergy (Rhinitis)
- Food Allergy (Hypersensitivity)
- Hay Fever
- Nasal Allergies
- Latex Allergy (Latex Hypersensitivity)
- Food Allergies
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Actually treats your pain!
Self-verified patient of Dr. Ellen B Schaeffer - Posted on April 15th, 2015
Self-verified patient of Dr. Ellen B Schaeffer - Posted on June 28th, 2012
She wants to prescribe the latest medications regardless of cost to patients. She feels 2 daily tablets, 2 daily inhalers, 4 prn medications prescribed by her in addition to the adhd medication prescribed by pediatrician were not too many meds for a six year old. The pediatrician agreed with the parent and sent patient to a peds pulmonologist with med reductions with therapeutic success.
If only all doctors were like her!
Self-verified patient of Dr. Ellen B Schaeffer - Posted on September 17th, 2010
Dr. Schaeffer is the best doctor I have seen in the Syracuse area, across all specialties. She is knowledgeable, competent, a good listener, and a kind person. She makes reasonable and effective treatment decisions. What a combo! If all doctors were like her, the state of medical in our country care would be superb.
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 (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.
36 Years Experience
Universidad De Monterrey (Udem)
Graduated in 1982
Georgetown University Medical Center
Dr. Ellen B Schaeffer accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Elect Choice EPO
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna NYC Community Plan
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physicians Health Plan
- CDPHP HMO
- CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
- CDPHP PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Empire Blue Priority EPO
- Empire PPO
- Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
- Excellus BluePPO
MVP Health Plan
- MVP HMO
- MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
Locations & DirectionsALLERGY & ASTHMA DIAGNOSTIC, 5229 Witz Dr, Syracuse, NY
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