Dr. Douglas L. Shepard, MD

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Dr. Douglas L. Shepard, MD

Neurology | Male

Douglas L Shepard MD 1000 Willow Creek Rd Ste C, Prescott, AZ 86301 Get Directions
(928) 717-9797

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2.6 based on 28 responses
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Experience with Dr. Shepard
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (28)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (28)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Shepard's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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in Prescott AZ |
He has helped me for five years or more. Down to earth medicine. No frills. Sought him out after seeing another neurologist in Prescott who was very impressed by himself and offered me no relief, only smug attitude. Would highly recommend Dr Shepard to friends and family!
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Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

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  • Neurology

Conditions Treated

Dr. Shepard says..

Parkinson's disease, cognitive issues, neuromuscular disease, general neurology.

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  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

Procedures Performed

Dr. Shepard says..

EMG/NCV-Board Certified by the American Board of Electrodiagnostic medicine.

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  • Deep Brain Stimulator Programming
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic

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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Arizona

    Graduated in 1981

  • Internship Hospital
    Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

    Completed in 1982

  • Residency Hospital
    St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center

    Completed in 1986

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Alabama At Birmingham

    Completed in 1987

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Arizona

    Graduated in 1977

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Shepard's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology
  • Malpractice claims in Arizona not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Shepard's Office & Staff

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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Shepard

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Shepard says...

www.doctorshepard.com

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Dr. Shepard's Care Philosophy

We are a small office and work hard to develop an empathetic and effective relationship with each of our patients. Please visit our website @ www.doctorshepard.com

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Dr. Shepard says...

Parkinson's disease, cognitive issues, neuromuscular disease, general neurology.

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Dr. Shepard says...

EMG/NCV-Board Certified by the American Board of Electrodiagnostic medicine.

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Dr. Shepard says...

Please contact me personally, and not anonymously, if you have issues with me or my practice.