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Dr. George Schiffman, MD

Critical Care Medicine
3.5
Accepting new patients
40 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Dr. George Schiffman, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Mission Viejo, CA. They specialize in Critical Care Medicine, has 40 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Rush Medical College and is affiliated with Providence Mission Hospital Mission Viejo.

Dr. Schiffman works at MISSION INTERNAL MEDICAL GROUP PULMONARY CRITICAL in Mission Viejo, CA. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    Mission Internal Medical Group Pulmonary Critical
    26800 Crown Valley Pkwy Ste 205, Mission Viejo, CA 92691 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (949) 364-3330

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  • Providence Mission Hospital Mission Viejo

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    3.5
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    Jul 23, 2020
    My experience was excellent, and Dr. Schiffman’s care was extraordinary while caring for my son Paul at Mission Hospital: June 5, 6, & 7, 2019. I will be forever grateful for his kindness, diligence, and thoroughness.
    Judy Baldwin — Jul 23, 2020
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    About Dr. George Schiffman, MD

    Specialties
    • Critical Care Medicine
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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic
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    • 1104803188
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • U Calif Irvine/Long Beach V
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    Residency
    • U Calif Irvine
    Residency
    Internship
    • U Calif Irvine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Rush Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
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    Dr. George Schiffman, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Schiffman is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Schiffman has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

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

    Dr. Schiffman works at MISSION INTERNAL MEDICAL GROUP PULMONARY CRITICAL in Mission Viejo, CA. View the full address on Dr. Schiffman’s profile.

    29 patients have reviewed Dr. Schiffman. The overall rating for this provider is 3.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Schiffman.

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