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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male

1962 Charlie Hall Blvd
Charleston, SC 29414
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Dr. Shores' Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Roper Hospital
316 Calhoun St
Charleston, SC 29401
Roper St. Francis Healthcare - Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital
2095 Henry Tecklenburg Dr
Charleston, SC 29414

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Charleston Gastroenterlgy Specs
Charleston GI
1962 Charlie Hall Blvd
Charleston, SC 29414
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    Dr. Shores' Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    • Hepatology
    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Transplant Hepatology
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    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP With Spincterotomy
    • Esophageal Dilatation
    • Esophageal pH Monitoring
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Manometry
    • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis
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    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Jaundice
    • Liver Cancer
    • Malnutrition
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Portal Hypertension
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Shores

    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

    MED UNIV OF SC COLL OF MED
    Graduated in 2004

    Internship Hospital

    Duke University Hosp
    Complete in 2005

    Residency Hospital

    Duke University Hosp
    Complete in 2007

    Fellowship Hospital

    Wake Forest University Baptist Med Ctr
    Complete in 2010

    Undergraduate Schools

    Wofford College
    Graduated in 2004

    Other Education

    Uc San Francisco/Moffitt Hosp
    Complete in 2011
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shores & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Shores' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Roper St. Francis Healthcare - Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital

    • Roper Hospital

    • East Cooper Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shores

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    4.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shores to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. Shores' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    10 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    10 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    10 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    10 responses

    Experience with Dr. Shores

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

    10 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Charleston Gastroenterlgy Specs
    Charleston GI
    1962 Charlie Hall Blvd
    Charleston, SC 29414
    (843) 722-8000 (Office)
    (843) 723-7850 (Fax)
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