Dr. Christopher Shaver, MD

Dr. Christopher Shaver, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Christopher Shaver, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1998 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

1 Independence Plz Ste 900

Birmingham, AL 35209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shaver'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

89  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Birmingham-Southern College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Musc Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Musc Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Tampa General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shaver has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaver's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaver to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Shaver's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Shaver has been our family's specialist for many years. His bedside and office demeanor are beyond any I have ever experienced. His knowledge is incredible and he isn't afraid to seek outside advisement if he feels that is necessary. As a patient, you are made to feel that you are part of the...more
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Dr. Shaver is the most attentive Doctor I've ever been to and took the time to make sure I understood everything and answered all of my questions. He even personally called to check on me and give me my biopsy results after a procedure. He also went above and beyond to get me in to a good...more
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He listens and is thorough because he cares, which is more than I can say for some others I've been to in the past. Dr. Shaver has taken great care of me and continues to monitor my health, which I greatly appreciate! About to schedule a follow up now, as a matter of fact.
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