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Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD

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Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD
3.9 (15 Ratings)

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Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Towson, MD.
Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD
3.9 (15 Ratings)
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Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD

Cardiology*
Towson, MD
Accepting new patients
42 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Towson, MD.
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Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Towson, MD and has 42 years experience. They graduated from University of Maryland School of Medicine in 1982 and completed a residency at Temple University Hospital.They currently practice at UM SJMG Cardiovascular Care and are affiliated with University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. Dr. Schechter has experience treating conditions like First Degree Heart Block, Atherosclerosis and Hyperlipidemia among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Schechter received an average rating of 3.9/5 from patients and has been reviewed 15 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Schechter is board certified in Internal Medicine and accepts multiple insurance plans.

Locations

  1. 1 St Josephs Cardiovsclar Assocs
    7505 Osler Dr Ste 103, Towson, MD 21204
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Experience and Background Check

First Degree Heart Block
Atherosclerosis
Hyperlipidemia
First Degree Heart Block
Atherosclerosis
Hyperlipidemia
Arrhythmias
Cardiomyopathy
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Hypertension
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Valve Disease
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Pain
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Congestive Heart Failure
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Long QT Syndrome
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Peripheral Edema
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Syncope
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Systolic Heart Failure
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Ultrasound
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Tilt_Testing
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Aneurysm
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Angina
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Ankle Disorders
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atrial Septal Defect
Biventricular Heart Failure
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Endocarditis
Heart Block
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Hypokalemia
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Orthostatic Hypotension
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericardial Disease
Pericarditis
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Second Degree Heart Block
Septal Defect
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Typical Atrial Flutter
Unstable Angina
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Septal Defect
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Ablation for Cardiac Arrhythmias
Arrhythmia Screening
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Thoracentesis
Tilt Table Testing
Treadmill Stress Test

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schechter
3.9
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4 Stars (2)
3 Stars (0)
2 Stars (1)
1 Star (3)

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Nov 22, 2023
Thorough, total professional. Spends time with you to actually see how you are. He cares. ??
Bill Pyle — Nov 22, 2023
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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD is a cardiology specialist in Towson, MD and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Maryland School of Medicine in 1982. He specializes in Cardiology.
Biography
Specialties*
Cardiology
Specialties*
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Education

Medical Education

Medical Education
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine
    1982
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
Board Certifications
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A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

Internship

Internship
  • Temple University Hospital
    1983
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Temple University Hospital
    1985
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    1989
Fellowship Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Schechter's profile.

Dr. Schechter frequently treats the following conditions: First Degree Heart Block, Atherosclerosis and Hyperlipidemia. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD is affiliated with University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center.

Yes, Dr. Ronald Schechter, MD holds board certification in Internal Medicine.

Dr. Schechter has over 42 years of healthcare experience.

Hospital Affiliations

  • University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center

    7601 Osler Dr, Towson, MD

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