Dr. Shawn B. Hocker, MD

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Specializes in Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics • Male • Age 44

3787 Shipyard Blvd
Wilmington, NC 28403
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New Hanover Regional Medical Center
2131 S 17th St
Wilmington, NC 28401
New Hanover Regional Medical Center
5301 Wrightsville Ave
Wilmington, NC 28403

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3787 Shipyard Blvd
Wilmington, NC 28403
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    Dr. Hocker's Experience

    Specialties

    • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
    • Sports Medicine
    • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthritic Hip Reconstruction Surgery
    • Arthritic Knee Reconstruction
    • Arthritic Shoulder Reconstruction
    • Arthroplasty
    • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
    • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
    • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Replacement Surgery
    • Joint Replacement, Robotic-Assisted
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    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Cartilage Repair
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
    • Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Reconstruction
    • Shoulder Replacement
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Total Hip Replacement
    • Total Joint Replacement
    • Total Joint Replacement and Revision
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis of the Shoulder
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Dislocated Joint
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hip Arthritis
    • Hip Disorders
    • Hip Flexor Strain
    • Hip Fracture
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    • Hip Injury
    • Hip Muscle Strain
    • Hip Pain
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Clicking
    • Joint Disorders
    • Joint Fracture
    • Joint Pain
    • Joint Stiffness
    • Joint Swelling
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Ligament Rupture
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osgood Schlatter Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Injuries
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Shoulder Muscle Strain
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spine Disorders
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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    Background Check for Dr. Hocker

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for North 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

    University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Graduated in 2000

    Residency Hospital

    Duke University Medical Center
    Complete in 2005

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Utah Hospital
    Complete in 2006

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of North Carolina
    Graduated in 1996
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hocker & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Hocker's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • New Hanover Regional Medical Center

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    • 1 review

    4.3 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Wilmington, NC |

    Personable, listens, follows through, provides reasonable other than surgical plan if possible, extremely professional!

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    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Humana
    • MedCost
    • MultiPlan
    • Principal Financial Group
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    Office Locations

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    OrthoWilmington, Wilmington, NC
    3787 Shipyard Blvd
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    (910) 332-3800 (Office)
    (910) 763-8804 (Fax)
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