Dr. Heidi Shale, MD

Dr. Heidi Shale, MD

Neurology  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
(8)
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Dr. Heidi Shale, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Walnut Creek, CA. She is 62 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

1425 S Main St

Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Contact Information

(925) 295-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Brain Disorders
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more than 34% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
31

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Headache
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Ny and Presby Hp Columbia Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shale has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shale's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shale to family and friends
2.1
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Shale's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (3)

in San Jose, CA |
Dr. Shale was able to diagnose my mom with a very rare condition (fewer than 2000 people in the U.S. have it). We had seen other neurologists but they just did not have the expertise. Dr. Shale spent over an hour with my mom talking to her and examining her. Other doctors have been impatient...more
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in Stockton, CA |
she didn't seem to really listen to me. She said, because she was unfamiliar with my symptoms, and they were not typical of what she had seen for my particular illness, that she didn't think it was what I was diagnosed with years ago , and that other Doctors apparently, misinformed me with what...more
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San Ramon, CA |
Dr. Shale seems to feel vastly superior to me (and I assume the rest of her patients). She also seems to feel no need to offer explanations for worrying symptoms.
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Dr. Shale accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Kaiser Permanente

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shale has admitting privileges

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Kaiser Permanente Walnut Creek Medical Center
1425 S Main St
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
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Doctors Medical Center of Modesto
1441 Florida Ave
Modesto, CA 95350
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