Dr. David Schechter

Family Medicine
Culver City, CA
36 years experience

Locations

Office

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

CIGNA Health Care

UnitedHealthcare

David Schechter MD

Culver City, CA

David Schechter MD

Beverly Hills, CA

About

Bio

Dr. Schechter is a Board Certified Sports/Family medicine doctor with an interest in mind body approaches to healing. He does general medicine for teens and adults, physicals, sports injuries, back pain treatment, etc. He performs injections, PRP shots, trigger point injections and refers to alternative and conventional practitioners of the highest quality. His work in Tension Myositis Syndrome (TMS, PPD) includes clinical treatment, author of The MindBody Workbook and research publications.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Family Medicine

Sports Medicine, Board Certified

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

65 Answers
40 Agrees
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Schechter
36 years experience Family Medicine
GERD, LPR and stress: However, certainly at age 22, you're young to get this condition. Your doctor may also check for helicobacter pylori. Dietary habits and ilfestyle ( ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Schechter
36 years experience Family Medicine
Rotator cuff: A torn rotator cuff can cause weakness of shoulder range of motion or limitations of motion. If it's a partial tear, there's a great opportunity to he ... Read More
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5 thanks
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Schechter
36 years experience Family Medicine
Thyroid testing: You should have regular monitoring of thyroid blood levels, initially every 3 months, then 6 months, then if stable yearly.
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3 thanks

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Schechter is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I appreciate your opinion. I have one doctor saying I need to stop the methadone BEFORE I even start testosterone therapy, other says start.
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She has mono and she is very skinny... On both sides her organs were swelling. Thanks so much. We have a steroid to take for the swelling.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I had my back fused 2011. I try to stay active, but sometimes my backache gets the best of me.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York University School of Medicine, NY
MD

Awards

Men's Health Top Doctor
US News and World Report TOP DOCTOR
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