Dr. Barry Sheppard, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
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Dr. Barry Sheppard, MD
Dr. Barry Sheppard, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in Oakland, CA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. Sheppard is affiliated with Eden Medical Center and Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Camp.

3300 Webster St Ste 500

Oakland, CA 94609

Contact Information

(510) 465-6600

Dr. Barry Sheppard, MD

Dr. Barry Sheppard, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of California
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Sheppard's Experience

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Dr. Sheppard's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
  • Board certified in Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
1

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breathing Disorders
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Trauma
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer Treatment
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Biopsy
  • Pleural Effusion and PleurX® Catheter Placement
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection for Pulmonary Neoplasia
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Segmentectomy
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Sleeve Resection
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video Assisted Throacoscopy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 South Carolina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of South Carolina-The Honors College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Calif Davis Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Harbor-Ucla Research Fellow-Ct Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Sts-Aats Course In Off-Pump Cabg
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top 8 California Cardiac Surgery Practices (Mortality significantly lower than predicted by Statewide risk assessment), 2000-2002
Media & Publications

Dr. Sheppard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sheppard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sheppard to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. Sheppard's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Sheppard accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group HMO
    Large Group PPO
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group
    Hill Physicians Medical Group PPO
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
    Medicaid Assignment
  • Medicaid of California
    Medi-Cal
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Sheppard has admitting privileges

Eden Medical Center
20103 Lake Chabot Rd
Castro Valley, CA 94546
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