Dr. Joseph Shelton, MD

Dr. Joseph Shelton, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Joseph Shelton, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 2000 and specializes in gastroenterology.

900 W Magnolia Ave Ste 100

Fort Worth, TX 76104

Contact Information

(817) 870-7300

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Dysphagia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Shelton'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

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

75  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Tx Southwestern/parkland Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Baylor University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shelton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shelton's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shelton to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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

Dr. Shelton'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

The best Doctor in his field. I have been going to him since he started his practice. He is diligent and thorough. He reviews all your medical history. He is friendly and has a great support staff.
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very knowledgeable and kind. Takes his time to hear your concerns and makes you feel very comfortable. He is the best. I have every confidence in his abilities and trust him completely. I was diagnosed with rectal cancer and could not have asked for a better doctor to help me through this time of...more
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Dr. Shelton was recommended to me by my favorite Doctor, so I went in feeling comfortable about the procedure. It was my first colonoscopy, so I was a little nervous. Everyone said the pre-procedure was the worst part, in all honesty it wasn't bad at all with the products Dr Shelton advised to...more
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After calling this Doctor to ensure he treated my condition. I was assured several times he would. After sending in all my records, waiting 2 weeks, I finally received a phone call saying my case was too complicated for him and I should see someone else. Complete waste of time. Yet another self...more
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