Dr. William 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.
Overview of Dr. William Schechter, MD
Dr. William Schechter, MD is a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist in New York, NY. They specialize in Hospice & Palliative Medicine, has 41 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from U OF BUFFALO SUNY SCH OF MED & BIOMEDICAL SCI and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital.
Dr. Schechter works at
Dr. Schechter's Office Locations
Presbyterian Hospital Building (PH)622 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032 Directions (212) 305-7114
- NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center
- NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
Experience & Treatment Frequency
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- Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
- Blue Cross Blue Shield
- Commercial Insurance Company
- Community Health Choice
- Fidelis Care
- Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
- Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
- Health Net
- HealthPlus Amerigroup
- Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
- Husky Health
- INTotal Health
- Locals (any local)
- Midwest Health Plan
- Molina Healthcare
- MVP Health Care
- Peach State Health Plan
- POMCO Group
- Simply Healthcare Plans
- Staywell (Wellcare)
- Wellcare of Georgia
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About Dr. William Schechter, MD
- Hospice & Palliative Medicine
- 41 years of experience
Education & Certifications
- New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr|New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
- U OF BUFFALO SUNY SCH OF MED & BIOMEDICAL SCI
- Critical Care Medicine, Pediatric Anesthesiology and Pediatrics
Frequently Asked Questions
Dr. Schechter accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.
Dr. Schechter has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.
Dr. Schechter works at
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