Dr. Howard Shackelford, MD

Dr. Howard Shackelford, MD

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Age 67
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Dr. Howard Shackelford, MD is a general surgery specialist in Saint Clairsville, OH and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1976 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

46150 National Rd W

Saint Clairsville, OH 43950

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Shackelford's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shackelford treats Aneurysm more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Shackelford treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shackelford treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Shackelford treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shackelford performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Shackelford performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Howard Shackelford, MD is a general surgery specialist in Saint Clairsville, OH and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1976 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1976
    West Virginia University
    Medical School
    1976

Awards

Dr. Shackelford's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shackelford

3.9

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
10%
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1 Star
20%
(2)

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Dr. Shackelford took care of my father for many years until he passed away December 1 2015. There isn't a better doctor, or person around. His staff is second to none as is Dr. Shackelford just an all around great man.
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After a few office visits with a PA not the ACTUAL SURGEON my mother was scheduled for a hurnia surgery. In pre- op at consent time risk of surgery and probable complications came out. Result no surgery. Reason for review is lack of communication or lack of DOCTOR seeing patients prior to...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Wheeling Hospital

Wheeling, WV