Rita Schaffner is a trusted and reliable primary care doctor serving the community of San Antonio, TX. Dr. Schaffner attended the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, where she received her medical degree, and completed her bachelor's at the University of Texas, Austin. Dr. Schaffner is a part of Shavano Family Practice. She is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. Dr. Schaffner received the Harold T. Pruessner MD Academic Achievement Award and the STFM Resident Teaching Award in 2013. Outside of her practice, she enjoys writing, cooking, acrylics, oil painting, and teaching cello students. She is also a member of the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Schaffner treats a range of conditions, and she is eager to help the wider community receive the care they deserve. She is sensitive to the uniqueness of each patient's situation and adapts her consultations and treatment options appropriately to accommodate individual needs and concerns.
Patients typically are seen right away.
Patients say this doctor has excellent bedside manner.