Dr. David Shepherd, MD

Dr. David Shepherd, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Shepherd, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Novi, MI. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 45 years.

41935 W 12 Mile Rd Ste 103

Novi, MI 48377

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Sjögren's Syndrome
high
more than 87% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 79% of peers
Nearsightedness
normal
more than 81% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shepherd "Dr. Shepherd and his entire staff care about the health and well being of their patients. Everyone is kind, friendly and well trained. They strive to make the visit a very pleasant experience. Also, in an effort to reduce costs when medication is indicated Dr. Shepherd is a strong advocate of using generics (quality medications whose patents have expired). He has found they are usually very effective."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Wayne State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Henry Ford Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Henry Ford Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Dr. Shepherd Is The Only Comprehensive Ophthalmologist In The State Of Michigan Who Has Voluntarily Recertified By The American Board Of Ophthalmology.
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shepherd has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shepherd's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shepherd to family and friends
3.0
based on 9 total reviews
Dr. Shepherd's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shepherd accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Preferred PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink HMO
  • Guardian
    DentalGuard Preferred
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • Molina Healthcare
    MHNet - Behavioral Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shepherd has admitting privileges

Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak Campus
3601 W 13 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
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Huron Valley - Sinai Hospital
1 William Carls Dr
Commerce Township, MI 48382
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Providence-Providence Park Hospital, Southfield Campus
16001 W 9 Mile Rd
Southfield, MI 48075
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Sinai - Grace Hospital
6071 W Outer Dr
Detroit, MI 48235
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