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Lindsey C. Schaffer, MD

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My specialty:
Family Medicine

My provider affiliation:
Kaiser Permanente provider

I speak: English

My gender: Female

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About me

I am a Colorado native and have found it hard to leave. I attended the University of Colorado for my undergraduate degree and medical training. I then did my family medicine residency at Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver. I love being a family medicine physician because it gives me the opportunity to connect with people all day long (as well as over lifetimes) and it constantly challenges me with something new with every patient. My husband and I have a son and a daughter, now second-generation natives. We love being near our family and enjoying the outdoors.

About my practice

Being a family physician is a privilege. I really enjoy building relationships with my patients and getting to take care of people of all ages with a wide variety of conditions. I work to be the best possible partner for my patients in whatever they need at their stage of life—whether it is a listening ear, change in treatment, referral to one of my Kaiser Permanente team members, or a hug. My goals are to listen with an open mind, explain my thought processes, and formulate a plan that balances evidence-based medicine with patients’ individual needs. I have a specific interest in whole food plant-based nutrition and am certified in lifestyle medicine. I enjoy working with patients through this approach to prevent disease and optimize health while also striving to be a good example of healthy living myself. I am also interested in women’s health, office-based procedures, and working with developmentally disabled patients.

How I thrive

I thrive by spending time with my family. I enjoy being outside – whether hiking the Colorado mountains or just walking around our neighborhood, playing soccer, cooking and eating a plant-based diet, gardening, reading fiction books, and watching crime shows.

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Medical groups and plans

Colorado Permanente Medical Group

Family Medicine Department name
7701 Sheridan Boulevard, Westminster, CO 80003
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  • HMO
  • Medicare Senior Advantage

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  • 303-338-4545

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Medical school

University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora , CO

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Internship/Residency

Family Medicine

SCL St Joseph Hospital
Denver , CO

Joined Permanente Medical Group

2017

Provider ID

028118
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It is our policy to make our facilities, services, and programs accessible to individuals with disabilities, in compliance with federal and state laws that prohibit discrimination based on disability. Kaiser Permanente provides reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities, including: (1) access to service animals and their users, except where the animal poses a significant risk to health or safety; (2) appropriate auxiliary aids and services when necessary to ensure effective communication with individuals with hearing, cognitive, and/or communication-related disabilities, including qualified sign language interpreter services and informational materials in alternative formats (examples include large print, audio tape/CDs, electronic texts/disks/CD-ROMs, and Braille); and (3) accessible exam rooms and medical equipment for individuals with disabilities. If you have a specific question, please contact Member Services, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., at 303-338-3800 (TTY 711).

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02/17/2020