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David L. Scher, MD

David L. Scher, MD Physician

Dr. Scher is employed by or has a contract with Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health.

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Patient Rating Breakdown

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health.

Overall Ratings

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Cardiology

Board Certification:

  • Cardiovascular Disease, 1991
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, 1992
  • Internal Medicine, 1987

Clinical Expertise:

  • Abnormal ECG
  • Abnormal Stress Test
  • Aortic Disorders
  • Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Arrhythmia
  • Atrial Fibrillation (Afib)
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Cardiac Risk Assessment
  • Cardiac Tumor
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Care
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Cholesterol Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Dobutamine Stress Test
  • Dysautonomia
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Familial Arrhythmias
  • Family History of Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Racing
  • Holter Monitor
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Leg Swelling (Edema)
  • Mitral Valve Disorders
  • Palpitations
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  • Preoperative Evaluation
  • Preventative Cardiology
  • Prosthetic Heart Valves
  • Second Opinion Service
  • Stress Echo Cardiogram
  • Syncope
  • Transthoracic Echocardiogram
  • Women's Heart Health
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Practice Locations and Appointments

Recent Writings

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Amerihealth Caritas Medicare
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • eLAP Services
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Shield Medicare
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Humana / Medicare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/PA Preferred Health Networks
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Significa Benefit Services (fka EHP)
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program
  • Vibra Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Bologna
Residency: Maimondes Medical Center
Fellowship: Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Scher is employed by or has a contract with Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Lancaster General Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.