Dr. Christopher Shale, MD

Dr. Christopher Shale, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Christopher Shale, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Temple, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 2002 and specializes in plastic surgery.

2401 S 31ST ST

Temple, TX 76508

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Wound Repair
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 85% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Shale'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.

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shale does not have any board certifications listed.

9  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

13  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

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.


  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shale has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shale has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shale's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shale to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shale's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have been a patient of Dr Shale's since May 2014. I went to see him before I went in for a bilateral mastectomy. I had just been diagnosed with breast cancer. He was wonderful with me. He made me laugh and feel comfortable as he spoke with me and my family about my options. I have had my...more
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