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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 52

1400 E 2nd St
Defiance, OH 43512
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Dr. Shaw's Experience


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Atelectasis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulum of Esophagus
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia

Background Check for Dr. Shaw

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

2 Sanctions

  • Substance Abuse  (4/10/2013)
  • Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
  • Summary: Shaw, John Wesley MD: License # 35-068596: APRIL 10, 2013 – PROBATION TERMINATED: The State Medical Board of Ohio has GRANTED the physician’s request for release from terms of the April 9, 2008 Consent Agreement.
  • State: Ohio
  • Substance Abuse  (12/15/2011)
  • Action Taken: Probation Modification Order
  • Summary: Shaw, John Wesley MD License # 35 068596

    Nature of Complaint

    The physician has made a request to eliminate required Naltrexone prescribing logs and to eliminate required logs of controlled substances.

    Action Taken

    The State Medical Board of Ohio has granted the physician’s request.

  • State: Ohio

0 Board Actions

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

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1990

Internship Hospital

Providence Hospital
Complete in 1991

Residency Hospital

Providence Hospital
Complete in 1995

Languages Spoken by Dr. Shaw & Staff

  • English
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