Dr. Gary Shaw, MD

Dr. Gary Shaw, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Gary Shaw, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Lees Summit, MO and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from McGill University / Faculty of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, sleep medicine, and more.

296 NE Tudor Rd

Lees Summit, MO 64086

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • Comp Choice
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CompCare
  • CompPsych
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Top Care Areas

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Ear Ache
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 96% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shaw "I have always found the opportunity to treat the infirmed utilizing the latest techniques and knowledge with compassion, kindness, and attention to detail to be one of the greatest blessings bestowed upon me."

5  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Laryngology
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sleep Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

82  Conditions Treated


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44  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • In-Office Esophagoscopy
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • McGill University / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Chicago Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University of Chicago Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shaw has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaw's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaw to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shaw's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I think he is a quack I had surgery to repair a deviated septum in October 2015 and I still have clups of pea green and yellow comming out of my nose its so bad I can no longer wear my cpap machine at night and still have tenderness in my nose I had to put 1 star but I would not recommend him to...more
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Had a procedure to remove infected submandibular and unknown knot found. Dr. Shaw left most of the gland, and the knot. 4 years later 12/16/15 I've had the surgery for the second time and this surgery with my new doctor is a success. I would never recommend dr. Shaw to anyone.
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