Dr. John Shallcross Jr, MD

Dr. John Shallcross Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. John Shallcross Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University of Louisville School of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

1 Independence Plz Ste 900

Birmingham, AL 35209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shallcross Jr'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

83  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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 Louisville School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Emory University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shallcross Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shallcross Jr' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shallcross Jr to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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Dr. Shallcross Jr' 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Shallcross was very informative and knowledgeable. He did not beat around the bush with me,and that's what I like. Dr shallcross has Very good bedside manners which you don't see often. He is definitely someone that I continue to see. Thanks Dr Shallcross!!!
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I am very impressed with Dr. Shallcross. He even called me at home on a Sunday evening to give me the results from my colonoscopy. He is rechecking me in 3 months to be sure he got everything.
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