Dr. James Shepherd III, MD

Dr. James Shepherd III, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. James Shepherd III, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1997 and specializes in ophthalmology.

4921 Parkview Pl Ste 12C

Saint Louis, MO 63110

Contact Information

(314) 362-3937

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shepherd III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diplopia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Spasm
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hypertropia
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Shepherd III's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

36  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cyclotropia
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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2  Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shepherd III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shepherd III's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shepherd III to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shepherd III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Shepard has amazing bedside manner and is an overall great doctor. He has personally created a ton of resources and information for his patient pre and post surgery which shows how much he cares. I would recommend him to anyone needing eye surgery. He is professional and friendly!
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