Dr. James R. Shaw, MD

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Dr. James R. Shaw, MD

Family Medicine | Male

Medical Associates Transylvania 377 Gallimore Rd, Brevard, NC 28712 Get Directions
(828) 884-9030

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Dr. Shaw specializes in Family Medicine and practices in Brevard, NC. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (8)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (8)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Shaw's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (8)
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      Specialties

      • Family Medicine
      • Addiction Medicine
      • Pain Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Family Practice

      Conditions Treated

      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Allergies
      • Anxiety
      • Arthritis
      • Asthma
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • Back Pain
      • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cancer Pain
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pain
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Chronic Postoperative Pain
      • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Depression
      • Diabetes
      • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
      • Emphysema
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Fibromyalgia
      • Fracture
      • Headache
      • Heart Disease
      • Herniated Disc
      • High Cholesterol
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Hypothyroid Goitre
      • Hypothyroidism
      • Infectious Diseases
      • Injuries
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Knee Disorders
      • Low Back Pain
      • Menopause
      • Migraine
      • Myelopathy
      • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
      • Obesity
      • Opiate Dependence
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Osteoporosis
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Pneumonia
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Postherpetic Neuralgia
      • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
      • Spinal Cord Injury
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Spondylitis
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Tobacco Use Disorder
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Upper Back Pain

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess Incision and Drainage
      • Biopsy
      • Breast Exam
      • Bursal Drainage
      • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
      • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
      • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
      • Immunization
      • Joint Injection
      • Mole Removal
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Pap Smear
      • Pelvic Exams
      • Physical Examination
      • Skin Biopsy
      • Steroid Injection
      • Stitches
      • Trigger Point Injection
      • Urinalysis
      • Vaccination
      • Wart Removal
      • Wellness Examination

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        Medical University of South Carolina

        Graduated in 1978

      • Residency Hospital
        Spartanburg Reg Hlthcare Sys

        Completed in 1981

      • Undergraduate School
        Wofford College

        Graduated in 1974

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Shaw's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Family Medicine
      • Board certified in Family Practice
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Shaw's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Shaw

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients