Dr. Joseph Shaker, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
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Dr. Joseph Shaker, MD
Dr. Joseph Shaker, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Milwaukee, WI. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Shaker is affiliated with Froedtert Health - Froedtert Hospital.

9200 W Wisconsin Ave

Milwaukee, WI 53226

Contact Information

(414) 805-3666

Dr. Joseph Shaker, MD

Dr. Joseph Shaker, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Shaker is one of six physicians joining the Medical College s full-time faculty who was previously a member of Midwest Endocrinology Associates/ the only private practice in Wisconsin to ever be recognized in the nation s top 50 endocrinology departments by U.S. News & World Report. He comes to the Medical College from Idaho Endocrinology and Boise State University/ where he served as a staff endocrinologist and adjunct professor of biology since 2007. Prior to that appointment/ he was at the Endocrine and Diabetes Center of St. Luke s Medical Center in Milwaukee for 20 years and was chairman of the section of endocrinology and metabolism at St. Luke s from 1999 to 2007. Dr. Shaker was a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine for four years/ and is a co-founder of the Wisconsin Bone Club/ an annual two-day meeting that features speakers and attendees in the fields of endocrinology and rheumatology in addition to other specialists interested in bone and calcium disorders. He has authored or co-authored 35 journal articles and 27 scientific abstracts. His research interests include high or low blood calcium and parathyroid disorders/ osteoporosis associated with intestinal disease or surgery/ and calcium and bone disorders. Dr. Shaker is a member of the editorial boards of Endocrine Practice and the Journal of Clinical Densitometry. He is on the board-of-directors of the Paget Foundation for Paget s Disease of Bone and Related Disorders as well as the International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD).
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Dr. Shaker's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Background Check

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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

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of Penn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shaker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaker to family and friends
4.0
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Dr. Shaker's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Shaker accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shaker has admitting privileges

Froedtert Health - Froedtert Hospital
9200 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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