Dr. Christopher Shafer, MD

Dr. Christopher Shafer, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(13)
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Dr. Christopher Shafer, MD is a neurology specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in neurology.

401 E Chestnut St Unit 510

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 588-3650

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers
Epilepsy
normal
more than 79% of peers
Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Shafer'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shafer "At University of Louisville Physicians, we serve our patients and their families with compassionate, personalized attention and are dedicated to providing the most innovative, advanced health care in the region."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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.

Education

  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Louisville Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Champions in Health Volunteer of the Year Epilepsy Foundation of Kentuckiana, 2011
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shafer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shafer to family and friends
3.0
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Shafer's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Louisville, KY
Dr Shafer is a great doctor he goes over everything in your medical history and takes time to listen to your concerns.
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