Dr. Christopher Shanklin, MD

Dr. Christopher Shanklin, MD

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Family Medicine  ·  
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40 y/o
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Dr. Christopher Shanklin, MD is a family medicine specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in family medicine, adult medicine, and more.Read his story

Lubbock Primary Care, Lubbock, TX

11007 Quaker Ave

Lubbock, TX 79424
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Shanklin's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Acne
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergies
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Anxiety
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Atrophic Vaginitis
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Biopsy
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Care Management
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Depressive Disorders
Dermatitis
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Dizziness
Dysentery
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Essential Tremor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Gait Abnormality
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gout
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hepatitis Screening
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
High Cholesterol
HIV Screening
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Infectious Diseases
Influenza (Flu)
Injuries
Insomnia
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Function Test
Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
Low Back Pain
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nausea
Newborn Metabolic Screening
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Nosebleed
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Outer Ear Infection
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Perimenopause
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Physical Examination
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
Postnasal Drip
Prostate Cancer Screening
Prostatitis
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rapid Flu Test
Rash
Restless Leg Syndrome
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Rickets
Sarcoidosis
Scabies
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sexual Dysfunction
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Shingles
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Biopsy
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stitches
Stomach Diseases
Strep Throat
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tremor
Urinalysis
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vertigo
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wart Removal
Warts
Well Baby Care
Wellness Examination

About Me

Care Philosophy

I enjoy involving my patients in their own care. I have found that when people are more engaged in their health care that their outcomes are improved and it easier for me to do my job. I push prevention and aggressive management of diabetes, with ...

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • General Medical Practice

Education

  • 2008
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2006
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    Texas Technical University
    Medical School
    2005
  • 2001
    Texas Tech University
    Undergraduate School
    2001

Dr. Shanklin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shanklin

4.7

Based on 106 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
6.60377358490566%
(7)

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Knowledgeable, takes his time with you and addresses any problems promptly.
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He is a caring, attentive doctor who does not rush you in and out. Discusses all options for treatment carefully with me. Very pleased.
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Love Dr. Shanklin. I didn't have a PCP he was recommended by a collegue, and I am so glad she did! He listens great and even took me in during an emergency. I have recommended my family and friends to him.
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Appointment was with one of the FNP. Very polite, made me feel comfortable, she asked my concerns, & she was very informative.
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Great doctor and friendly staff!
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Locations

Lubbock Primary Care, Lubbock, TX

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(806) 370-6186
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
FirstCare Health Plans
Humana
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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