Dr. Cedric Shorter, MD

Dr. Cedric Shorter, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
43 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Cedric Shorter, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Neurosurgical Associates of Tampa Bay

603 7th St S Ste 540

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shorter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Aneurysm
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shorter treats Brain Aneurysm more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Shorter treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shorter treats Subarachnoid Hemorrhage more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Shorter treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Cerebrovascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shorter treats Cerebrovascular Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Shorter treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Shorter's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Clipping
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Endoscopic Neurosurgery
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rhizotomy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Transphenoidal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Malformations of the Brain
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Cedric Shorter, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2013
Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine, Indianapolis, In
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport
Residency Hospital
2006
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport
Internship Hospital
2005
Louisiana State University
Medical School
2000
Louisiana State University
Undergraduate School
1997
Northwestern State University
Undergraduate School
2013
2012
2006
2005
2000
1997

Awards

Dr. Shorter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shorter

3.9

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(8)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
25%
(3)

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I was referred to Doctor Shorter in mid-2018 for a brain tumor. He immediately put me at ease and took so much time going through all my questions. After much research I decided to have my craniotomy surgery done by him. There many more sessions of asking questions which he patiently answered....Read More
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Fusion of C6/7. Instant pain relief and outstanding follow-up care. Prompt and professional. I commend Dr. Shorter and his team on their exceptional care. Highly recommended professional Neurosurgeon.
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Doctor Shorter , Is a Wonderful Doctor , He fixed 3 aneurysms in my Brain , He was so careful with my hairline , you couldnt even notice he performed craniotomy . I owe him my Life .
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Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
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Cigna PPO
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Saint Anthony's Hospital

Saint Petersburg, FL

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