Dr. John Shaw, MD
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Dr. John Shaw, MD

General Surgery | Male

1400 E 2nd St, Defiance, OH 43512 Get Directions

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Dr. Shaw specializes in General Surgery and practices in Defiance, OH. He practices at 1 location.

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    • Substance Abuse
    • Action Taken:Probation Modification Order
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    • Probation Terminated (Ended)
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  • Internship Hospital
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    18 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Benesys
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Frontpath Health Coalition
    • Golden Rule
    • Humana
    • MedHealthInsurance
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • NGS CoreSource
    • Paramount
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    5 based on 4 responses
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    • Helpfulness
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    • Staff
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    Experience with Dr. Shaw
    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (4)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (4)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (4)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Shaw's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (3)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
       (3)
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes (3)
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    Dr. Shaw came in on a sat night around 1am to take my appendix out. He is a very professional,and friendly doctor who cares about his patients. Very pleased with him and his team(: will recommend Dr.Shaw and Mercy Hospital..
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    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

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    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anal Prolapse
    • Aneurysm
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thrombosis
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bladder Surgery
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Cyst Incision and Drainage
    • Cystectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • 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)
    • Skin Grafts
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Wound Repair

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      Malpractice Claims not available

      Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

    • 1
      Sanction

      Dr. Shaw has received 1 sanction

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      • Substance Abuse  (12/15/2011)
      • Action Taken: Probation Modification Order
      • Summary: Shaw, John Wesley MD License # 35 068596

        Nature of Complaint

        The physician has made a request to eliminate required Naltrexone prescribing logs and to eliminate required logs of controlled substances.

        Action Taken

        The State Medical Board of Ohio has granted the physician’s request.

      • State: Ohio
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      Board Action

      Dr. Shaw has 1 board action

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      • Substance Abuse  (4/10/2013)
      • Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
      • Summary: Shaw, John Wesley MD: License # 35-068596: APRIL 10, 2013 – PROBATION TERMINATED: The State Medical Board of Ohio has GRANTED the physician’s request for release from terms of the April 9, 2008 Consent Agreement.
      • State: Ohio
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    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1990

    • Internship Hospital
      Providence Hospital

      Completed in 1991

    • Residency Hospital
      Providence Hospital

      Completed in 1995

    Awards & Recognition

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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 General Surgery
    • Board certified in General Surgery
    • Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
    • Sanctions found
    • 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)
    10 – 15 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