Dr. Aaron Shores, MD

Dr. Aaron Shores, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Aaron Shores, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Panama City, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Ross University / School Of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine in 1999 and specializes in pain medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation.

2103 Jenks Ave

Panama City, FL 32405

Contact Information

(850) 763-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shores "Dr. Shores believes in utilizing all available resources and treatments to safely reduce suffering in his patients. Dr. Shores incorporates multi-disciplinary, evidence based solutions using traditional and alternative therapies. He puts the patients' needs first by listening to their concerns and incorporating their desires into the decision making process. This approach formulates an individual patient-centered treatment program focused on controlling pain and restoring function."

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

82  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain
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34  Procedures

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Florida State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Ross University / School Of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Georgia Health Sciences Univ
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • National Rehabilitation Hospital / Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Aaron Shores, MD
Didn't even get to see the Dr. They asked me to sign an arbitration agreement and give up my rights to sue in court. They said if I didn't sign they would not see me. I asked for my paperwork back that had all my personal medical information on it and they said it was now theirs and threatened...Read More
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Evelyn in Lynn Haven, FL – Jun 29, 2018
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I had extreme neck pain for 8 mos to the point of minimal range of motion. I could not turn my head to back up my car. I was finally sent to Dr. Shores. He gave me a series of short active pain relief which were outpatient procedures (2). These were to determine as close as he possibly could where...Read More
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Jun 27, 2018
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Been dealing with lumbar and cervical injury since 93. Left military after 20 years in 99. Had pain meds and injections for years with VA and civilians practices. Dr Shore 2015 was the ONLY doctor who after moving here analyzed my injuries and began Radio Frequency RF procedures. I can tell you...Read More
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John Wilson in Panama City, FL – Jun 19, 2018
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He sucks and should loose his license! I should have gotten a refund for my co-pay. Ignorant as hell, you go there to discuss pain situation do to a neurosurgeon putting in a referral for a herniated disc and a missing joint in your back and diagnosis you with 5 other diagnoses!! That he doesn’t...Read More
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Andrea Beltran in Panama City – May 23, 2018
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Dr. Shores is a wonderful, professional, caring doctor. He knows what he is doing, and is determined to help you feel better. Try this doctor for yourself if you are having back, and spinal issues.
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G. Brown in Vernon, Florida – Apr 09, 2018
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