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Dr. Mark S Shaffer, MD

Internal Medicine
Oakland Gardens, NY (2 other locations)

About Dr. Mark S Shaffer MD

Dr. Mark S Shaffer, MD is a doctor primarily located in Oakland Gardens, NY, with other offices in Oakland Gardens, NY and Holbrook, NY. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine. He speaks French, English, Spanish.

Dr. Shaffer has received 2 awards.

Locations

Dr. Mark S Shaffer has 3 locations

Shaffer Mark S Office 6936 215th St Oakland Gardens, NY 11364
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Mark S Shaffer MD 6936A 215th St Oakland Gardens, NY 11364
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Freed Lieber Scherz Kleinberg 233 Union Ave Holbrook, NY 11741

Specialties

Dr. Mark S Shaffer has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Mark S Shaffer has the following 6 expertise

  • Heartburn
  • Check-up
  • Vaccination
  • Immunization
  • Physical
  • Weight Loss

Awards

2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • 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

45 Years Experience

Elmhurst Hospital Center

Residency

Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara Facultad De Medicina

Graduated in 1976

Dr. Mark S Shaffer Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Metro
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Mark S Shaffer

Dr. Shaffer graduated from the Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara Facultad De Medicina,Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara Facultad De Medicina in 1976. He works in Oakland Gardens, NY and 2 other locations and specializes in Internal Medicine.

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