Dr. Aaron Shores, MD

Dr. Aaron Shores, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(72)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Aaron Shores, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Panama City, FL. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

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)
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
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."
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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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
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • 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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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.

Education

  • 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

Dr. Shores has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shores' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shores to family and friends
2.8
based on 72 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (72)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (38)

Dr. Shores' Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

in GRACEVILLE |
THIS DOCTOR IS THE MOST ARROGENT, HATEFUL MAN IVE EVER ENCOUNTERED, HE HAS A GOD COMPLEX AND IS NO ONE I WOULD EVER RECOMMEND FOR PAIN, PAIN PATIENTS ARE NOT ALL ADDICTS, I AM A 75 YEAR OLD LADY THAT WAS TALKED TO WORSE THAN ANY MAN SHOULD EVER SPEAK TO A LADY , I WAS TAKEN BY AMBULANCE TO THE...more
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Wauseon, OH |
Dr. Shores is one of the nicest and cleanest doctor's that I have ever met. Very concerned and caring about his patients. He sure helped me out with my back( due to an car accident ). I referred my friends Katrena Randolph & Robin Bassham & Sue Byrd to go to him. I would refer everyone to go to...more
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in Ponce De Leon, FL |
Yes, he's seems a bit arrogant at first, but I have had nothing but excellent experiences with him & his wonderful staff. I have been his patient for about 3mo now. He is direct to & to the point, gives his honest opinion and assessment, & he will listen to your outside issues(non-medical) & take...more
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Panama City, FL |
I have nothing but positive things to say about Dr. Shores and his caring staff. I have been a patient off and on for a few years, and keep going back when my pain flares up. I would not trust my care to any other pain management physician in the area. One thing I like about him is that he is not...more
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Panama City, FL |
HACK, He is only concerned with Insurance Money, does not look at your medical records from other Physicians. Makes outlandish assumptions of what is wrong with you with out an exam or reference to records. Orders expensive tests that had already been completed and were in records. If you don't...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shores accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
    Employer Group Open Access HMO
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Veteran Administration Plan
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Shores has admitting privileges

Bay Medical Center
615 N Bonita Ave
Panama City, FL 32401
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Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center
449 W 23rd St
Panama City, FL 32405
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Northwest Florida Community Hospital
1360 Brickyard Rd
Chipley, FL 32428
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