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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 54

3300 Webster St Ste 500
Oakland, CA 94609
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Dr. Sheppard's Experience


  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer Treatment
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Thymectomy
  • 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 Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Video Assisted Throacoscopy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Anemia
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Trauma
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thymomas
  • Vaginal Cancer

Background Check for Dr. Sheppard

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • 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.

Awards & Recognitions


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

Media & Publications


Education & Training

Medical School

University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1987

Internship Hospital

Harbor Ucla Med Center
Complete in 1988

Residency Hospital

Harbor Ucla Med Center
Complete in 1994
University Calif Davis Med Center
Complete in 1996

Fellowship Hospital

Harbor-Ucla Research Fellow-Ct Surgery

Undergraduate Schools

University of South Carolina
University Of South Carolina-The Honors College

Other Education

Sts-Aats Course In Off-Pump Cabg

Languages Spoken by Dr. Sheppard & Staff

  • English

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