Dr. Brian Shimkus, MD

Dr. Brian Shimkus, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Brian Shimkus, MD is a hematology specialist in Georgetown, TX. He specializes in hematology, hematology & oncology, and more.

Austin Cancer Centers

2000 Scenic Dr Ste G-002

Georgetown, TX 78626
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Shimkus'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.

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shimkus does not have any board certifications listed.

105  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Medical College of Georgia
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Virginia
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shimkus has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shimkus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shimkus' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shimkus to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shimkus' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

We only had an initial visit so we aren't sure if it was just a bad day for the doctor. We all have them. He was very nice but seemed in quite a rush to get through with our initial appointment. In fact, when he left the room and returned, he never sat back down. We were also there on time but...more
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Dr. Shimkus has been my Oncologist now for over 10 years. He is very knowledgeable, personable and is truly interested in each and every patient. Both my husband and I agree that Dr. Shimkus is the best!
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