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Dr. Hoke Shirley, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Shirley

Concord Orthopaedics

264 Pleasant St Concord, NH 03301

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(603) 224-3368


Dr. Hoke Shirley, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Concord, NH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.


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Dr. Shirley accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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Dr. Shirley's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Temporal Arteritis
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shirley treats Temporal Arteritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shirley treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gout
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shirley treats Gout more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shirley treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shirley treats Fibromyalgia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shirley treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Shirley's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Dr. Shirley's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shirley

4.2

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
73.52941176470588%
(25)
4 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
3 Stars
8.823529411764707%
(3)
2 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
1 Star
11.764705882352942%
(4)

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Best caring doctor in NH! He takes the time to listen and explains reasons and methods of treatment. Make sure he is given support as two other rheumatologist have left the practice.
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I trust Dr Shirley completely. I am very fortunate to have such a qualified professional caring for me.
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No matter how busy he is, he always takes the time to listen. I feel like he hears me.
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Dr. Shirley is an excellent health care provider. His compassion and understanding of patient's needs is outstanding. He goes the extra mile for his patients.
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I have been seeing Dr. Shirley for years and every time he is a pleasure to see. Always cheerful and I'll tell you he knows what he doing. Very smart man.
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Fantastic Dr
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Dr. Shirley makes a point to provide ample time to answer any and all questions that you may have, and to make sure you understand. Very personable and easy to talk with. I never feel that I am being rushed through an appointment.
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Same as usual. I left feeling hopeful that I'll continue to get better.
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I have been seeing him for over 20 yrs. and he has always been on top of every med. that can help me with my Fibromyalgia pain and know Arthritis
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He knows his stuff but also listens to me. I have and would continue to recommend him.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Hoke Shirley, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Concord, NH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

Maricopa Med Center
Residency Hospital
University Of Ut Med Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1982

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Shirley treats patients.

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73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

Concord Hospital

Concord, NH

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

Elliot Hospital

Manchester, NH

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

56% Patient experience rating, 13% lower than the national average

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

New London Hospital

New London, NH

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

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