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Dr. Jay Schecter, MD

Neurology*
2.8 (18)
Map Pin Small Augusta, GA
Accepting new patients
40 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Jay Schecter, MD

Dr. Jay Schecter, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Augusta, GA. They specialize in Neurology, has 40 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and is affiliated with AdventHealth Redmond, Augusta University Medical Center and Atrium Health Floyd Medical Center. Dr. Schecter, completed a residency at University of Nc Hosps. Patients rated Dr. Schecter an average 2.8 star rating.

Dr. Schecter works at AU Medical Center in Augusta, GA with other offices in Savannah, GA. They frequently treat conditions like All Headaches (incl. Migraine) and Headache along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Cigna 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. Schecter's Office Locations

  1. 1
    AU Medical Center
    1120 15th St # 8412, Augusta, GA 30912 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 721-8623
  2. 2
    Candler Professional Building
    5354 Reynolds St Ste 212, Savannah, GA 31405 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 721-8623

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • AdventHealth Redmond
  • Augusta University Medical Center
  • Atrium Health Floyd Medical Center

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Headache
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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Headache
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Migraine
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Alzheimer's Disease
Aural Migraine
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebrovascular Disease
Dementia
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Difficulty With Walking
Gait Abnormality
Insomnia
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Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Parkinson's Disease
Radiculopathy
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
EMG (Electromyography)
Nerve Conduction Studies
Peripheral Nerve Block
Somatic Nerve Block
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Brainstem Stroke Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Stenosis
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Pain
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Epilepsy
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Essential Tremor
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Memory Loss
Myasthenia Gravis
Neck Pain
Neuropathy
Nystagmus
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Pseudobulbar Affect
Sleep Apnea
Spinal Stenosis
Stroke
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Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor
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Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vasculitis
Vertigo
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Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
Cognitive Function Testing
Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
Evoked Potential Test
Functional Movement Screening
Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
Head CT Scan
Home Sleep Study
ImPACT Testing
Memory Evaluation
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Peripheral NeuropathyTesting
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Sleep Study
Sudoscan
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    2.8
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    Based on 18 ratings
    Patient Ratings (18)
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    4 Star
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    2 Star
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    About Dr. Jay Schecter, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1871658054
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Nc Hosps
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Schecter has seen patients for All Headaches (incl. Migraine) and Headache, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Schecter on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    18 patients have reviewed Dr. Schecter. The overall rating for this provider is 2.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Schecter.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Schecter, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Schecter 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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