Dr. Gerald Shealy, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 68

1483 Tobias Gadson Blvd Ste 202
Charleston, SC 29407
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Hospital Quality

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Roper Hospital
316 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Bon Secours Saint Francis Hospital
2095 Henry Tecklenburg Drive
Charleston, SC 29414

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Charleston Hand Group
Charleston Office
1483 Tobias Gadson Blvd Ste 202
Charleston, SC 29407
Charleston Hand Group
CharlestonOffice
2881 Tricom St Ste A
North Charleston, SC 29406
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    Dr. Shealy's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Excision of Humerus
    • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
    • Excision of Radius or Ulna
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Replacement
    2
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Foot Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
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    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spine Deformities
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Shealy

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • 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

    Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1972

    Internship Hospital

    Medical University of South Carolina Medical Ctr

    Residency Hospital

    Medical University of South Carolina Medical Ctr

    Fellowship Hospital

    Hand Surg Assocs
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shealy & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Shealy's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Shealy has admitting privileges:

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    • Bon Secours Saint Francis Hospital

    • Roper Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shealy

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shealy to family and friends

    15 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 15 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Shealy
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Shealy accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • Principal Life
    • Simplifi
    • United Healthcare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

    A
    Charleston Hand Group
    Charleston Office
    1483 Tobias Gadson Blvd Ste 202
    Charleston, SC 29407
    (843) 763-2320 (Office)
    (843) 606-8067 (Fax)
    B
    Charleston Hand Group
    CharlestonOffice
    2881 Tricom St Ste A
    North Charleston, SC 29406
    (843) 763-2320 (Office)
    (843) 606-8067 (Fax)
    C
    Charleston Hand Group
    Mount Pleasant Office
    767 Johnnie Dodds Blvd
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
    (843) 763-2320 (Office)
    (843) 606-8067 (Fax)
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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