Dr. David Scheff MD Pediatrician

Dr. David Scheff is a pediatrician in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Boston Children's Hospital and Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 44 years. Dr. Scheff accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 659 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital and one of 33 at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1970–1971

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Pediatrics, 1975–1976

Penn State University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1973–1975

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 38 years in Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Primary medical care for an urban population: a survey of present and potential utilization.
Densen, P., Greene, D., Moskowitz, R., Sack, J., Scheff, D., Taw, R., Trump, D., Zawatzky, L., Starfield, B.

Overriding right atrioventricular valve with ventricular septal defect.
Scheff, D., Christianson, S. D., Rosenquist, G. C.

Effectiveness of pediatric care: the relationship between processes and outcome.
Starfield, B., Scheff, D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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