Dr. Charles Shissias, MD

Dr. Charles Shissias, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Charles Shissias, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Beaufort, SC and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1994 and specializes in psychiatry and neurology.

300 Midtown Dr

Beaufort, SC 29906

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

65  Conditions Treated


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2  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Washington & Lee University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Ut Southwestern University Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Tulane University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Lsu Interim Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Shissias' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shissias to family and friends
35 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

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Dr. Shissias' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Misdiagnosed my mother, leading to delays in her proper treatment and avoidable urgent situation of her great distress. Changed her medications from a generic drug that was working for her to a brand-name medication in the same class, which she could not tolerate.
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I had been given a referal to see him for nerve damage for a dog bite on my face but he didn't even want to touch on the subject because I was in a lawsuit because of the attack.. he said that since my primary care doctor did a test on my cheek and believed I had nerve damage then there is nothing...more
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I am so glad I came here to read these reviews! I was his patient several years ago and was just thinking maybe it was just me. Or maybe he's gotten better. Seems more like he's gotten worse! He refused to continue seeing me several years ago because he couldn't seem to help improve my anxiety...more
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I like him very much! He was honest, to the point, and knowledgeable. He treated me with respect and didn't make me feel horrible like other Neurologist can. I feel better than i have in ages and its all thanks to him helping me recognize what the true problems where.
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Worst "doctor" I've ever had! I wish I had seen these reviews before accepting a referral to him. My experience was the same: he's extremely condescending & made no effort to diagnose, just prescribed a drug I didn't want for symptoms I don't have. I had a terrifying, nearly suicidal reaction, but...more
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