Dr. Fred Shessel, MD

Dr. Fred Shessel, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Fred Shessel, MD is an urology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1970 and specializes in urology.

5730 Glenridge Dr Ste 200

Atlanta, GA 30328

Contact Information

(404) 256-1844

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Shessel'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.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shessel does not have any board certifications listed.

39  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Lithotripsy
  • Prostate Removal
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Grady Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jackson Mem Hosp/Jackson Health
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shessel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shessel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shessel's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shessel to family and friends
51 total reviews (33 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (51)

  • 5
    (43)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Shessel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (33)

Dr. Shessel is thoughtful, to the point, and detail-oriented. He identified a medical problem for me another urologist had missed.
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Dr. Shessel is very professional, answers questions clearly and explains procedures before doing them. I would reacommend him to my family and friends.
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I found Dr. Shessel to be an excellent Dr. There is usually no wait time upon arrival @ the office. The facility is extremely clean & the office personnel polite & courteous. I have had a surgical procedure with Dr. Shessel as my Dr. All went well & I had a speedy recovery. I would highly recommend...more
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Frederick Shessel, MD has excellent clinical skills and superb bedside manners. He assisted me in making the appropriate decision with two Urology health issues that I have. He delineated the different management options with their benefits and risks in an organized manner. Since I drove 110 miles...more
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Best of the best!!!
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