Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD

NeurologyFemaleAge 65

Dr. Shannon
Accepting new patients

University Hospitals & Clinics

600 Highland Ave Madison, WI 53792

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(608) 263-5442

Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Madison, WI. Dr. Shannon has more experience with Neuromuscular and Movement Disorders than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with UW Health University Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shannon to book an appointment.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Shannon

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Shannon treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Shannon treats other conditions, please contact the office at (608) 263-5442.

Neuromuscular and Movement Disorders

Neuromuscular and movement disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions marked by uncontrolled or unwanted physical movements caused by disruptions in nerve and muscle function.Compare with other Neuromuscular and Movement Disorders specialists.

Dr. Shannon typically treats 77% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

Essential Tremor
Parkinson's Disease
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Dr. Shannon's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Migraine
  • Myoclonus
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor

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Dr. Shannon accepts

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(608) 263-5442

Dr. Shannon accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Balanced Blue Access-WI PPO
Balanced Blue Preferred-WI POS
Blue Access Network (Wisconsin) PPO
Blue Access w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI PPO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-WI POS
Blue Preferred Network-WI
Blue Preferred Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Preferred Plus-WI POS
Blue Priority (Select Network)-WI
Blue Priority Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Priority WI Network-WI
Blue Traditional Network-WI
Bronze Blue Access-WI PPO
Bronze Blue Preferred-WI POS
Bronze Blue Priority-WI POS
Gold Blue Access-WI PPO
Gold Blue Preferred-WI POS
Gold Blue Priority-WI POS
Lumenos plans - Blue Access-WI
Lumenos plans - Blue Preferred-WI
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum Blue Access-WI PPO
Platinum Blue Preferred-WI POS
Platinum Blue Priority-WI POS
Silver Blue Access-WI PPO
Silver Blue Preferred-WI POS
Silver Blue Priority-WI POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Choice Plus POS
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About Me

Care Philosophy

What interests me about neurology and degenerative movement disorders is the ability to offer treatments that improve quality of life.  These diagnoses...Read more


Dr. Shannon received her undergraduate degree at Northwestern University then went on to get her medical degree, internship, Neurology residency and Movement...Read more


  • Neurology

Board Certifications


Rush Presby St Lukes Med Ct
Fellowship Hospital
Rush Pres St Lukes Med Ctr
Residency Hospital


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Shannon's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shannon frequently treats Neuromuscular and Movement Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Shannon specializes.

Where is Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD's office located?

Dr. Shannon's office is located at 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53792. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Shannon has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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University Hospitals & Clinics

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics600 Highland Ave Madison, WI 53792

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UW Health University Hospital

Madison, WI

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)