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About Dr. Michael W Schaeffer

Dr. Michael W Schaeffer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lexington, KY. He has 17 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiology and Cardiovascular Disease. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael W Schaeffer is Great. Dr. Michael W Schaeffer has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Michael W Schaeffer is 3.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Kentuckyone Health Cardiology Associates

1401 Harrodsburg Rd Ste A300
Lexington, KY 40504
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Specialties

Dr. Michael W Schaeffer has the following 2 specialties

  • Cardiology

    Cardiologists are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of conditions related to the heart and blood vessels.
    A patient may be referred to a cardiologist if he experiences symptoms like chest pains, shortness of breath, dizziness, or high blood pressure. The physician will then evaluate your symptoms, take your health and family history and your weight. The cardiologist may order additional diagnostic tests, such as an echocardiogram, X-ray or blood tests. If necessary, the cardiologist may also call for a cardiac catheterization - a procedure in which a small tube is inserted into or near the heart that can take pictures of the heart's activity, or relieve blockage.
    Once determining whether there is a heart condition, a cardiologist will treat a patient through cholesterol management, cardiac rehabilitation, and fitness. If surgical intervention is required, like open-heart surgery, a cardiologist will make that determination, but a cardiothoracic surgeon will perform the procedure.

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Michael W Schaeffer has the following 5 expertise

  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block

Dr. Michael W Schaeffer has 0 board certified specialties

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Only saw this Doctor in Hospital ER

As a patient with 2 prior heart attacks I had chest pains and went to Hospital ER like I was told to do. After the ER did some test I had to wait for almost 5 hours with no explaination why the long wait, this doctor finally came in my room to see me. He told me my heart was ok and there were no problems. I ask what was causing the pain and was told to go home and take 2 tynol and he did no farther test after that to try to help me. I thought this was very unprofessional and left the hospital very upset and went to see another doctor.

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Top Tier

Excellent physcian. I find Dr. S to be caring, compassionate and at the upper tier of compentency. I would reccommend him to all seeking a Cardiologist who will address all of your concerns and care needs as if you were a family member. So very refreshing and calming in these difficult times for all who practice Medicine now.

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Five Stars
  • Education

    17 Years Experience

  • University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2001

  • University Of Cincinnati Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Michael W Schaeffer accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Sagamore Health
    • Sagamore Plus
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Kentuckyone Health Cardiology Associates, 1401 Harrodsburg Rd Ste A300, Lexington, KY

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