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Dr. Neil Schechter, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery*
3.6 (16)
Map Pin Small Plantation, FL
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Neil Schechter, MD

Dr. Neil Schechter, MD is an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon in Plantation, FL. They specialize in Orthopedic Spine Surgery, has 34 years of experience. They graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine and is affiliated with HCA Florida Westside Hospital and HCA Florida University Hospital. Dr. Schechter, completed a residency at University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Schechter an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Schechter works at Orthopedic Center of South Florida - Plantation in Plantation, FL with other offices in Delray Beach, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Low Back Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Schechter's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Orthopedic Center of South Florida - Plantation
    600 S Pine Island Rd Ste 300, Plantation, FL 33324 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (305) 330-4472
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Thursday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Friday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
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    Orthopaedic Center of South Florida - Delray Beach
    15127 S Jog Rd Ste 209, Delray Beach, FL 33446 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Physicians participating in the referral service program have chosen to participate, are in good standing at our hospitals, have not paid a fee, are credentialed to perform the service you have requested and are accepting new patients in their practice. They do not have a financial interest in another hospital or facility in this area and are not employed by or have an ownership interest in a competitive health care system. To ensure patients have a reasonable number of physician choices, the program includes physicians who may not have privileges at our hospital but have an office location in our hospital’s primary service area. Physicians who are employed or engaged by an HCA affiliated physician practice or offering online appointment scheduling are referred first with others referred on a randomized basis to match your individual needs with consideration for the preferences you have expressed.
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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Low Back Pain
Chronic Neck Pain
Spondylolisthesis
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Back Pain
Bursitis
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Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Percutaneous Kyphoplasty
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Fusion
Arthritis
Bone Cancer
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis of Hip
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Difficulty With Walking
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Gait Abnormality
Hip Pointer
Hip Tendinitis
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Miner's Knee
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Pain
Neck Sprain
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Osteosarcoma of the Spine
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pinched Nerve in Back
Polyneuropathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Sacral Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spinal Instability
Spinal Osteophyte
Spondylitis
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vertebral Compression Fractures
Whiplash
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Wrist Fracture
ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Arrhythmia Screening
Bacteriuria Screening
Blood Allergy Testing
Bone Density Scan
Breast Cancer Screening
Cancer Screening
Cardiac Ultrasound
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Chest Pain Evaluation
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Cholesterol Screening
Complex Spine Surgery
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
Detoxification Evaluation
Diabetes Screening
Diabetic Evaluation
Dipstick Urinalysis
Disability Evaluation
Discography
Drug Allergy Testing
Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Dyslexia Assessment
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Facet Blocks
Facet Joint Injection
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fetal Cardiac Screening
Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
Geriatric Assessment
Gonorrhea Screening
Health Screening
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Herniated Disc Surgery
Herpes Simplex Screening
HIV Screening
Home Sleep Study
Immunization Administration
Impairment Rating Evaluation
Independent Educational Evaluation
Joint Drainage
Joint Fluid Test
Kyphoplasty
Laminectomy
Laminoplasty
Lumbar Discography
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
Lyme Disease Evaluation
Mammography
McMurray's Test
Melanoma Screening
Memory Evaluation
Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
Mole Evaluation
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Osteoporosis Screening
Ovarian Cancer Screening
Pap Smear
Patch Testing
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Pre-Operative Evaluation
Pregnancy Test
Prostate Cancer Screening
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
Psychological Evaluation
Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
Rapid Flu Test
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Skin Screenings
Skin Testing and Screening
Spinal and Postural Screening
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Internal Fixation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
STD Screening
Steroid Injection
Strep Test
Syphilis Screening
Thyroid Screening
Trichomoniasis Screening
Trigger Point Injection
Tuberculosis Screening
Urine Pregnancy Test
Vaccination
Vaginosis Screening
VAP Lipid Testing
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wellness Examination
Wheelchair Evaluation
Worker's Compensation Evaluations
Wound Repair
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • AvMed
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health
    • Humana
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
    • Preferred Care Partners
    • Preferred Health Systems
    • Simply Healthcare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Vista Health Plan

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    Ratings & Reviews

    3.6
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    Based on 16 ratings
    Patient Ratings (16)
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    4 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (5)
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    About Dr. Neil Schechter, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 34 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1578538237
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Duke University Durham Nc
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • Univeristy of Florida - Shands Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Indiana University School of Medicine
    Medical Education

    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Florida Westside Hospital
    • HCA Florida University Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Schechter has seen patients for Low Back Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Schechter on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Schechter. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Schechter.

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