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Dr. Christine Schafer, MD

Pediatrics*
4.0 (3)
Map Pin Small Grand Rapids, MI
Accepting new patients
36 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Christine Schafer, MD

Dr. Christine Schafer, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Grand Rapids, MI. They specialize in Pediatrics, has 36 years of experience, and is board certified in Allergy & Immunology. They graduated from Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences and is affiliated with Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Schafer an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Schafer works at Practice in Grand Rapids, MI. They frequently treat conditions like Allergic Conjunctivitis, Allergic Rhinitis and Pollen Allergy along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Schafer's Office Locations

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    Grand Rapids Allergy PC
    970 Parchment Dr SE Ste 203, Grand Rapids, MI 49546 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (616) 949-4840

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Allergic Conjunctivitis
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Treatment frequency



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Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Rhinitis
Pollen Allergy
Animal Allergies
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Desensitization
Asthma
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Food Allergy
Aeroallergen Hyposensitization Therapy
Allergy Shots
Allergy Treatment
Food Desensitization Therapy
Honeybee Desensitization Therapy
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anaphylaxis
Angioedema
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Bronchospasm
Chronic Sinusitis
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Hives
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Itchy Skin
Penicillin Allergy
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Toxic Effect of Venom
Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Drug Desensitization Therapy
Drug or Food Challenge
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Food Challenge
Patch Testing
Wasp Desensitization Therapy
Abdominal Pain
Acne
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Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
Anaphylactic Egg Allergy
Anaphylactic Fish Allergy
Anaphylactic Food Allergies
Anaphylactic Fruit and Vegetable Allergy
Anaphylactic Milk and Dairy Allergy
Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
Anemia
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Anosmia
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Anxiety
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Arthritis
Bacterial Sepsis
Blepharitis
Bronchitis
Canker Sore
Celiac Disease
Constipation
Contact Dermatitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
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Cystic Fibrosis
Dermatitis Due to Food
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Diabetes Type 1
Diarrhea
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Dizziness
Dyshydrotic Eczema
Dyslipidemia
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
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Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
Emphysema
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
Eosinophilia
Esophagitis
Exercise Induced Asthma
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroparesis
Headache
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Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypogammaglobulinemia
Hypothyroidism
IgA Deficiency
Immunodeficiency Syndromes
Impetigo
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Insomnia
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Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Lactose Intolerance
Laryngitis
Latex Allergy
Lice
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Limb Pain
Lipid Disorders
Loss of Taste
Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
Malaise and Fatigue
Migraine
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Nasopharyngitis
Nausea
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Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
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Otitis Media
Overweight
Pharyngitis
Pneumonia
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Rash
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Reflux Esophagitis
Sarcoidosis
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Sinus Tachycardia
Sleep Apnea
Thrush
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Thyroid Goiter
Tobacco Use Disorder
Tonsillitis
Vertigo
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Vitamin D Deficiency
Wheezing
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Allergy Skin Testing
Allergy Testing
Immunization Administration
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    About Dr. Christine Schafer, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pediatrics

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    Years of Experience
    • 36 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1306950142
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Allergy & Immunology and Pediatrics
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Christine Schafer, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Schafer is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Schafer accepts Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Schafer has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Schafer has seen patients for Allergic Conjunctivitis, Allergic Rhinitis and Pollen Allergy, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Schafer on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Schafer. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Schafer.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Schafer, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Schafer appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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