Dr. David Shimm, MD

Dr. David Shimm, MD

Radiation Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Shimm, MD is a radiation oncology doctor who practices in Beckley, WV. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

275 Dry Hill Rd

Beckley, WV 25801

Contact Information

(304) 253-6060

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Cancer
high
more than 84% of peers

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Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology
3

Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Therapeutic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer
4

Procedures

  • 3D Conformal Radiotherapy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Radiation Therapy Methods
  • Stereotactic Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

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

  • Duke Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Duke University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shimm has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shimm's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shimm to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. Shimm's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shimm accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shimm has admitting privileges

Bluefield Regional Medical Center
500 Cherry St
Bluefield, WV 24701
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Raleigh General Hospital
1710 Harper Rd
Beckley, WV 25801
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