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Dr. Brian Christian Schafer MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

(12)
48 Doctors Park Cape Girardeau MO, 63703
Rating

4/5

About

Dr. Brian Schafer is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Cape Girardeau, MO. Dr. Schafer specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system. As an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Schafer tends to bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Orthopaedic surgeons can specialize in certain areas like the hand, spine, hip, foot and ankle, shoulder and elbow or the knee.

Education and Training

Univ of Tn, Memphis, Coll of Med, Memphis Tn 1993

Board Certification

Orthopaedic Surgery American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery ABOS - Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Provider Details

Male English

Residency

  • Univ Of Tn Coll Of Med, Orthopedic Surgery; Baptist Mem Hosp, Flexible Or Transitional Year
  • University Tenn/Memphis Campbell Clin 1994

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Dr. Brian Christian Schafer MD's Practice location

Practice At 48 Doctors Park Orthopaedic Associated Of Southeast Missouri Pc

48 Doctors Park -
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
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New patients: 573-335-8257, 573-335-8257
Fax: 812-242-3842, 573-335-8424

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