Dr. Kay Shawchuck, MD

Dr. Kay Shawchuck, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
57 y/o

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Dr. Kay Shawchuck, MD is a general surgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. She specializes in general surgery.

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
more than 78% of peers
more than 72% of peers

Dr. Shawchuck'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

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

12  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Tx Med Branch Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shawchuck has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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St. Petersburg General Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Appendectomy

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Dr. Shawchuck's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shawchuck to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shawchuck's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

She is a very compassionate women. She takes her time an make sure you understand everything. You can tell Dr. shawchuck loves her work and how she wants positive outcomes for you the patient. Great listener
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Simply the best care available with professional, kind care.
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Avery caring, professional. Treats you as a whole person not just the surgery or disease. Great listener. Does not rush you. Will strive for outcome you want. Explains everything very detailed.
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