Dr. Andrew Shetter, MD

Dr. Andrew Shetter, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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73 y/o
(5)

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Dr. Andrew Shetter, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, radiation oncology, and more.

Barrow Brain and Spine

2910 N 3rd Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85013
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona Medical Network
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Indian Health Service
  • Maricopa Foundation For Medical Care
  • Mercy Care

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Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shetter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Brain Disorders
high
more than 82% of peers
Brain Surgery
normal
more than 77% of peers
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
normal
more than 52% of peers

Dr. Shetter's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shetter "At BNA, we put our patients first.  We are committed to treating our patients with compassion and to providing innovative and sound medical options for the treatment of our patient's neurological conditions.  As a patient of BNA, your health and well-being are important to us.  The neurosurgeons, physiatrists, hospital staff, neurological institute, and other members of our multidisciplinary team work together with one goal in mind - helping you get well. "

3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Movement Disorders Surgery
  • Radiation Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

37  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • University of California, San Francisco
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Ma
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shetter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shetter does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shetter and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Shetter is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Shetter's Reviews

1.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shetter to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Shetter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

My son has TBI and he put in a baclofen pump in him to relax his spasticity. Pump line got cut by his vertebrate. My son was serious pain, it took Dr. Shetter one week to finally admit that the line was cut. At that time, he said it never happened and did not even order x ray to check. He also...more
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