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William S. Schechter, MD, MS

Board Certifications: 
Pain Medicine, Pediatrics, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Anesthesiology
Not Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Anesthesiology
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

Clinical Expertise

  • Pediatric Pain Management
  • Pediatric Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Education & Training

  • State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Internship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Fellowship: Quadra-Institutional Fellowship, NY
  • Fellowship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Fellowship: Babies & Children's Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

About William Schechter

Academic Titles

  • Professor of Anesthesiology at CUMC

Administrative Positions

  • Chief, Pediatric Pain Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

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