Dr. John Shook, MD

Dr. John Shook, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Shook, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Kansas City, MO. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

4320 Wornall Rd Ste 530

Kansas City, MO 64111

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Shook's Experience

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Dr. Shook'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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

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

  • Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Med Coll Ga/Wash U Sch Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Truman Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shook has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shook's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shook to family and friends
3.8
based on 12 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Shook's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Lees Summit, MO |
Arrogance has no place in his field. You do exactly what he says,or find another dr. He seems to thrive on and encourage mastectomies,even when not needed. Do your research.
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Silver Lake, KS |
I feel very confident in my treatment with Dr Shook. He has called me to explain my results and then again gone over them with myself and my husband in his office. I hired a well known consultant from California for a second opinion and it has always coincided with Dr Shook"s recommendation. ...more
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in Independence, MO |
He was kind , considerate and skilled. Could not have asked for better care.
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Lees Summit, MO |
Awful. His ego, arrogance is huge. Diagnosis, breast cancer, 4 hours later was in his office. Crying, I was in shock. I refused the genetic testing which annoyed him. Day10 post-op I explained to him I had misunderstood "biopsy" of lymph nodes. I expected a large bee sting size incision like on...more
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in Overland Park, KS |
He is opinionated and not open to questions from the patient. His attitude is very 1950 style, as in I am the surgeon...you are only a subject to be cut upon. He never even followed up with a visit in the hospital, but sent his intern the next day to check. He fails on every account of bedside...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shook accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • 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
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shook has admitting privileges

Saint Luke's East Hospital
100 NE Saint Lukes Blvd
Lees Summit, MO 64086
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Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
4401 Wornall Rd
Kansas City, MO 64111
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Saint Luke's South Hospital
12300 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS 66213
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