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Adam Joshua Schechner, M.D.

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Specializes in: Adults (18+ years)



Breast Cancer, Breast Health, Colon and Intestinal Surgery, Gallbladder Diseases, Hemorrhoids, Hernia-non laparoscopic, Surgery, Thyroid Surgery, Trauma, Wound Healing more


Atlantic General Surgery Associates

Appointment Phone: 301-493-4826
5602-B Shields Drive
Bethesda, MD 20817 map
Fax: 301-493-4828


Dr. Schechner, a native of Virginia Beach, VA, is a third generation surgeon.  He received his B.A. in psychology from the University of Virginia in 1996, a Masters of Medical Science from MCP-Hahnemann University in 1998, and his MD from the Medical College of Virginia in 2002.  He completed his general surgery training in 2007 at the Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC.  He is board-certified in General Surgery.

His main interests are minimally invasive gall bladder surgery, hernia surgery, and skin surgery, including chronic non-healing wounds and skin cancer. Learn more about Dr.Schechner on his website . more

Departments / Divisions

  • Surgery at Suburban Hospital



  • MD, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine (2002)


  • Medstar Washington Hospital Center / General Surgery (2007)

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