Dr. John Shallal, MD

Dr. John Shallal, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. John Shallal, MD is a general surgery specialist in Savannah, GA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1970 and specializes in general surgery.

5354 Reynolds St Ste 206

Savannah, GA 31405

Contact Information

(912) 354-0392

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
more than 84% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
normal
more than 80% of peers
Thrombosis
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Shallal'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

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shallal does not have any board certifications listed.

36  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Lung Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shallal has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shallal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shallal's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shallal to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Shallal'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have been going to Dr. Shallal for over 11 years, he is the best doctor in Savannah. He actually cares about his patients and the work he does. He is AMAZING!!!!!!!
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Dr. Shallal provides excellent healthcare. His small practice allows him to spend actual time with his patients. It's a good feeling to actually talk with your doctor rather than the 5 minute exam you get with most doctors. He is always prompt with his appointments and I trust him with my health...more
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Very informative and extremely knowledgeable. After going to one other doctor who just ran test after test not able to come to a conclusion I went to Dr.Shallal and he nailed down my issues by running the right test to confirm his hypothesis. I followed his instructions and medications and feel...more
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Excellent Doctor. Takes time to explain all issues and very understanding of all your needs and concerns.
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