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Dr. William Palmer Schecter, MD

Dr. William Palmer Schecter, MD

Surgeon

45 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. William Schecter, MD is a Surgeon, who primarily practices in San Francisco, CA. He has been practicing for over 45 years and is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, American Board of Surgery, and American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Schecter graduated from Albany Medical College of Union University and completed his residency at Mass Gen Hosp, Anesthesiology San Francisco Gen Hosp M C, Flexible Or Transitional Year. Dr. Schecter is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Schecter’s practice accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), Medicare and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Schecter’s office at (415) 206-4634.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Surgeon

    Education & Training

    Mass Gen Hosp, Anesthesiology San Francisco Gen Hosp M C, Flexible Or Transitional Year (Residency)

    Medical Degree - Albany Medical College of Union University

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Anesthesiology

    American Board of Surgery

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Surgeon, like Dr. William Schecter, may include:

    Please contact Dr. Schecter's office for more information or to schedule a consultation.

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Surgeon, like Dr. William Schecter, may include:

    Surgical Consultation, Surgery, Neurosurgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Surgery Consultation, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Laparoscopic Surgery Consultation, Gallbladder Removal / Cholecystectomy, Appendicitis / Appendectomy, Eyelid Surgery / Blepharoplasty, Brain Tumor Evaluation, Brain Aneurysm Treatment, Stroke Treatment (Acute), Refractive Lens Exchange, Brain Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Surgery Follow Up, Neurosurgery Follow Up, Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Surgical Follow Up, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Laparoscopic Surgery Follow Up, Neuro-Oncology Consultation, Surgery Second Opinion, Wrist Arthroscopy, Endoscopic Eyebrow Elevation, Forehead Correction, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Consultation, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Follow Up, Head & Neck Surgery, Pelvic Surgery, Ptosis Repair, Central Line Placement, Gender Confirmation Surgery, Cerebral Shunt, Surgical Infections, Tube Thoracotomy, Laparoscopic Colectomy, Amputation, Limb Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Mastectomy, Upper Extremity Tendon Repair, Toe-to-Thumb Transplant, Upper Extremity Nerve Repair, Upper Extremity Joint Replacement, Upper Extremity Amputation, Reflux Surgery, Spleen Surgery, Implantable Contact Lens (ICL) Surgery, YAG Laser Procedure, Colon Surgery, Distal Pancreatectomy, Splenectomy, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Orthopedic Follow Up (Hand), Orthopedic Consultation (Hand), Cranial Bypass, Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), Esophageal Surgery, Gastrectomy, Laparoscopy, Lymph Node Biopsy, Pancreatic Surgery, Paraesophageal Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Screening, Whipple Procedure, Hepatic Surgery, Complex Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laparoscopy Consultation, Minimally Invasive Surgery Consultation, Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation (MSA), Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, Gastric Bypass Surgery, Pyloromyotomy, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) and Small Bowel Resection

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Schecter's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Medicare

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    Locations

    Practice At 1001 Potrero Ave Rm 3a37

    1001 Potrero Ave

    Rm 3a37

    San Francisco, CA 94110

    (415) 206-4634

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. William Schecter accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. William Schecter is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. William Schecter offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Schecter's office at (415) 206-4634 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. William Schecter offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Schecter's office at (415) 206-4634 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. William Schecter speak?

    Dr. William Schecter speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. William Schecter have?

    Dr. William Schecter is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology and American Board of Surgery.

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