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Specializes in Proctology • Male

3543 N 7th St
Phoenix, AZ 85014
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Hospital Quality

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Phoenix Baptist Hospital
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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Dr Rick Shacket PLLC
Comprehensive Health Services
3543 N 7th St
Phoenix, AZ 85014
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  • Proctology
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    Dr. Shacket's Experience

    Dr. Shacket's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Proctology
    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Proctology
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Anoscopy
    • Arthrodesis Surgery
    • Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • 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
    • Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Hemorrhoid Treatment
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Laser Ablation
    • Laser Skin Resurfacing
    • Laser Surgery
    • Rectal Surgery
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Sigmoidoscopy
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    • Abscess
    • Acid Reflux
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anal Itch
    • 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 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

    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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    Dr. Shacket's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Phoenix Baptist Hospital

    • St. Luke's Medical Center

    • Tempe St. Luke's Hospital

    • Abrazo Health - Arizona Heart Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    12 responses
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    12 responses
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    • Yes.

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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Office Locations

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    Dr Rick Shacket PLLC
    Comprehensive Health Services
    3543 N 7th St
    Phoenix, AZ 85014
    (602) 492-9919 (Office)
    (602) 263-3697 (Fax)
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