Dr. Stuart J. Shafer, MD

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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 54

1155 35th Ln Suite 100
Vero Beach, FL 32960
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Dr. Shafer's Experience

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Dr. Shafer's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Shafer Performs

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

Conditions Dr. Shafer Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Indian River Medical Center
1000 36th Street
Vero Beach, FL 32960

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shafer

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Vero Orthopaedics/Vero Neurlgy
Vero Orthopaedics/Vero Neurlgy
1155 35th Ln Suite 100
Vero Beach, FL 32960
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    Dr. Shafer's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology, 1999
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    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
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    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Anterior Horn Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Injury
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Cluster Headache
    • Concussion
    • Convulsions
    • Corticobasal Degeneration
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Headache
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
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    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Nystagmus
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Postherpetic Neuralgia
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Tension Headache
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vasculitis
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Shafer

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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 Miami / School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Jackson Mem Hosp/Jackson Health
    Shands Hospital At University Of Fl
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shafer & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% 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. Shafer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Indian River Medical Center where Dr. Shafer has admitting privileges:

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    • Indian River Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shafer

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shafer to family and friends

    13 responses
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    Dr. Shafer's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    13 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 14 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Shafer
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    13 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    13 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Shafer accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • United Healthcare
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    Vero Orthopaedics/Vero Neurlgy
    1155 35th Ln Suite 100
    Vero Beach, FL 32960
    (772) 569-2330 (Office)
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