Dr. Charles Shieh, MD

Dr. Charles Shieh, MD

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Dr. Charles Shieh, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Decatur, GA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.Read his story

2675 N Decatur Rd Ste 710

Decatur, GA 30033

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Benefit Management
  • Blue Shield of California
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • 9 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Shieh's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shieh performs Lung Surgery more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Shieh performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shieh performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Shieh performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shieh treats Pulmonary Disease more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Shieh treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Shieh's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

I strongly believe that prompt and efficient evaluation, and clear explanations help patients make good decisions. Therefore, I try to personalize my care of each patient. A patient and a physician should establish a bond based on mutual respect, honesty, and open communication.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2013
Yale-New Haven Hospital - Cardiothoracic Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Lankeanur Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2007
Lankenau Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2002
Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2013
2011
2007
2002

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Benefit Management
Blue Shield of California
Blue Shield of California HMO
ChoiceCare Network
ChoiceCare Network PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net PPO
HealthSmart
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Networks By Design
Networks By Design PPO
Pacific Foundation for Medical Care
Pacific Foundation for Medical Care PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Secure Horizons
United Healthcare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare PPO
Western Health Advantage
Western Health Advantage HMO
York Risk Services
York Risk Services PPO

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