Dr. James Shearer, MD

Dr. James Shearer, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Shearer, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Charlotte, NC. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

2711 Randolph Rd Ste 502

Charlotte, NC 28207

Contact Information

(704) 372-8800

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Grafts
normal
more than 49% of peers
Wound Repair
normal
more than 41% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 40% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
8

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer
14

Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Liposuction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Med College Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Mary I Bassett Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Med College Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Nc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shearer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shearer does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shearer and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shearer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shearer to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Shearer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Charlotte, NC |
Amazing!!! Dr. Shearer did emergency surgery on my 1 year old son due to a dog bite on his face and that was 5 years ago. He did an amazing job and you can barely notice any scaring. We couldn't of had a better doctor, we are very thankful for Dr. Shearer. Thank you.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shearer accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shearer has admitting privileges

Carolinas Medical Center - Mercy
2001 Vail Ave
Charlotte, NC 28207
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Carolinas Medical Center
1000 Blythe Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
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