Dr. Michael W. Shotwell, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 44

684 Sixes Rd Suite 225
Holly Springs, GA 30115
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Dr. Shotwell:

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Dr. Shotwell's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Road North East
Atlanta, GA 30342
Piedmont Mountainside Hospital
1266 Highway 515 South
Jasper, GA 30143

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shotwell

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Meridian Surgical
Meridian Surgical
684 Sixes Rd Suite 225
Holly Springs, GA 30115
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    Dr. Shotwell's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 2004
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Colectomy
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    2
    • Anal Fissure
    • Appendicitis
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Lung Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Shotwell

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    Medical College of Georgia
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Mi State University College Human Med
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shotwell & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Shotwell'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 4 hospitals where Dr. Shotwell has admitting privileges:

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    • Piedmont Mountainside Hospital

    • Northside Hospital

    • Northside Hospital Cherokee

    • North Georgia Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shotwell

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shotwell to family and friends

    6 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Shotwell's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 5 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Shotwell
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Shotwell accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Meridian Surgical
    684 Sixes Rd Suite 225
    Holly Springs, GA 30115
    (770) 704-6101 (Office)
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