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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 71

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Dr. Shetter's Experience

Dr. Shetter's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Movement Disorders Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Baclofen Therapy
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Dorsal Column Stimulation
  • Drez-Dorsal Root Entry Zone Lesioning
  • Drug Pump for Spasticity
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Movement Disorder Surgery
  • Movement Disorder Surgery for Dystonia
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Parkinson's Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
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  • Stereotaxis
  • Thalamotomy
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
  • Vestibular Schwanoma Surgery
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  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Glioblastoma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Median Nodule of the Upper Lip
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
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  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Stroke
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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Background Check for Dr. Shetter

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

University of California, San Francisco
Graduated in 1970

Internship Hospital

Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine

Residency Hospital

St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
Complete in 1976

Fellowship Hospital

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Ma
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Shetter & Staff

  • English
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