Dr. Rick A. Shacket, DO

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Specializes in Proctology • Male • Age 61

8752 E Via De Commercio Ste 2
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
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Abrazo Central Campus
2000 W Bethany Home Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85015
St. Luke's Medical Center
1800 E Van Buren St
Phoenix, AZ 85006

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shacket to family and friends is 4.6 out of 5 5 1 12

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Same Day Next Day Evenings
Dr Rick Shacket PLLC
Scottsdale Vein & Proctology Center
8752 E Via De Commercio Ste 2
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Dr Rick Shacket PLLC
Pain Associates & Proctology Center of Gilbert
610 N Gilbert Rd Ste 309
Gilbert, AZ 85234
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    Dr. Shacket's Experience

    Dr. Shacket's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Proctology
    • Family Medicine
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Proctology
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    Dr. Shacket says...

    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Anal Repair
    • Anoscopy
    • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
    • Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Coronary Angiogram
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • Electrosurgery
    • Endoscopic Polypectomy
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Esophagogastroscopy
    • Esophagoscopy
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Hemorrhoid Treatment
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Joint Fusion
    • Laser Ablation
    • Laser Skin Resurfacing
    • Laser Surgery
    • Pap Smear
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    • Rectal Surgery
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Sphincterotomy
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    Dr. Shacket says...

    • Abscess
    • Acid Reflux
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anal Itch
    • Anal Warts
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Colitis
    • Condyloma
    • Fissures
    • Fistula
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroenteritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Genital Warts
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • IBS Associated With Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • IBS Associated With Pain Disorders
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Pilonidal Cyst
    • Proctalgia
    • Proctitis
    • Prolapse
    • Pruritus
    • Pruritus Ani
    • Rectal Bleeding
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    • Rectal Diseases
    • Warts
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    Background Check for Dr. Shacket

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.
    • Criminal Conviction  (6/3/2003)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr Ricky A. Shacket; License # 20A4962

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Physician has been convicted of a crime.

      Action Taken:

      The Board has ordered the Physician to Surrender his license to practice medicine in California.

      March 30, 2007-Reinstatement DENIED

      The Board has DENIED the Physician's petition for reinstatement at this time.

    • State: California

    0 Board Actions

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

    Medical School

    Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Hillside Hospital
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Phoenix General Hospital
    Complete in 1988

    Fellowship Hospital

    American Medical College Of Homeopathy
    Complete in 2001

    Undergraduate Schools

    Hillsdale College
    Graduated in 1976

    Other Education

    Desert Institute Of Homeopathy
    Complete in 2000
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shacket & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Shacket'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 3 hospitals where Dr. Shacket has admitting privileges:

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    • Abrazo Central Campus

    • St. Luke's Medical Center

    • Tempe St. Luke's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shacket

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    Patients tell us that we have the highest online patient satisfaction rating of any Board Certified Proctologist or Colon & Rectal Surgeon in Arizona.

    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.6
    • 12 responses

    4.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shacket to family and friends

    4.6 out of 5

    12 responses

    Dr. Shacket's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

    12 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    11 responses

    Experience with Dr. Shacket

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Dr. Shacket's Appointment Availabilty

    Accepting new patients?

    Yes

    Appointment Availability

    Same Day Next Day Evenings

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • (GENERAL)
    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Accountable Health Plans of America
    • Admar
    • Advantage Care Network (ACN)
    • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
    • Advantra
    • Aetna
    • Affiliated Health Funds
    • Affiliated Health Systems
    • Affiliated Healthcare
    • Affinity Insurance Services
    • Affordable Health & Benefits
    • All Care Insurance Services
    • Allegiance Health Plans
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    Office Locations

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    Dr Rick Shacket PLLC
    Scottsdale Vein & Proctology Center
    8752 E Via De Commercio Ste 2
    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
    (602) 492-9919 (Office)
    B
    Dr Rick Shacket PLLC
    Pain Associates & Proctology Center of Gilbert
    610 N Gilbert Rd Ste 309
    Gilbert, AZ 85234
    (602) 492-9919 (Office)
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    Dr Rick Shacket PLLC
    CLOSED for REMODELING ... Re-Opening Sept 2016
    3543 N 7th St
    Phoenix, AZ 85014
    (602) 492-9919 (Office)
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