Dr. Kahlil Shillingford, MD

Dr. Kahlil Shillingford, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
44 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Kahlil Shillingford, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.Read his story

9960 Central Park Blvd N Ste 235

Boca Raton, FL 33428
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Freedom Health
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 95% of peers
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Shillingford'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.

Dr. Shillingford's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shillingford "Dr. Shillingford is a board certified general surgeon with fellowship training in weight loss surgery. He attended the University of Michigan for medical school and completed general surgery residency at the University of Maryland. His fellowship was at Cleveland Clinic Florida in Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shillingford "Dr. Shillingford is dedicated to providing state of the art care technically and compassionately, with empathy and concern for the comfort and well-being of his patients and their families. His medical team includes nutritional, psychological and administrative support which is highly dedicated to the holistic care of the patient."

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

7  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Maryland Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Cleveland Clinic Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shillingford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shillingford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shillingford to family and friends
45 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shillingford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

September 12, 2017 is a day that I will never forget. Its the day that I decided to take control of my life. I was taking two blood pressure medications, one in the morning, and one at night. I went to my primary care physician and he told me that my blood surgar levels were elevated and that I...more
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Dr. Shillingford is great! He did my gastric sleeve. Very patient answering all my questions and has a calming, low-key demeanor. Would recommend to anyone!!
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After reviewing over 5 doctors, this is the one I would firmly recommend...
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This guy is the real deal! So happy he did my surgery! Everything was perfect! ??????
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I came from out of state to have Dr. Shillingford do my surgery. He bedside manner is excellent and he takes his time with answering all of your questions and explaining the operation. I had no post-op complications and he did again an excellent job!!
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