Dr. David Shewmon, MD

Dr. David Shewmon, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. David Shewmon, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Wooster, OH and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1981 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and endocrinology & metabolism.

1740 Cleveland Rd

Wooster, OH 44691

Contact Information

(330) 287-4500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Shewmon'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

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

65  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

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

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shewmon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shewmon's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shewmon to family and friends
7 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shewmon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I needed an endocrinologist for type one diabetes. I scheduled an appointment to see Dr. Shewmon. He entered the room (45 min late) and asked how urgent this was. I said I just needed a new doc for my diabetes prescriptions. He then said he was angry at the nurse for scheduling a "non-urgent"...more
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Dr. Shewmon is professional and caring. He listens to what I have to say, treats me with respect and works with me as a team. He gives excellent instructions on how I can continue to improve my life and, as a result, my weight and labs are good and I am healthy. When I use his recipes that he...more
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Dr Shewmon is a kind, very knowledgeable expert in the fields listed. My experience with him has been the most thorough and informative exam I have had pertinent to the health concerns I am experiencing. Highly recommend him.
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I waited more than an hour after my scheduled appointment time just to get into an exam room, and then waited another 30 minutes to be seen. No apology or explanation by anyone. He was rude and didn't even listen to me. He interrupted frequently and when I tried to explain symptoms, he said, "I'm...more
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Had a 9:20 appointment, it is 10:32 and he has still not seen me!
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