Dr. Kenneth Shephard, MD

Dr. Kenneth Shephard, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Kenneth Shephard, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from U Catolica De Santiago in 1987 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

8501 SW 124th Ave Ste 206

Miami, FL 33183

Contact Information

(305) 273-1919

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shephard's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Thyroid Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shephard treats Thyroid Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Shephard treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shephard treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Shephard treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Hypercalcemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shephard treats Hypercalcemia more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Shephard treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Shephard's conditions and procedures:

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 Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenneth Shephard, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from U Catolica De Santiago in 1987 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

1995
Harvard Med Sch, Joslin Clin
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Lahey Clinic Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Deaconess Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Jackson Meml Hosp/U Miami
Residency Hospital
1991
Jackson Meml Hosp/U Miami
Internship Hospital
1987
U Catolica De Santiago
Medical School
1995
1995
1994
1993
1991
1987

Awards

Dr. Shephard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shephard

3.1

Based on 61 reviews

5 Stars
40.98360655737705%
(25)
4 Stars
4.918032786885246%
(3)
3 Stars
11.475409836065573%
(7)
2 Stars
4.918032786885246%
(3)
1 Star
37.704918032786885%
(23)

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Very rude staff. Called to make an appointment as a new patient and was left 20 minutes on hold, whoever answered the phone asked me for medical records to be sent to them. When I said I did not have them she hanged up the phone. Do not recommend this physician.
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I am not really sure about Dr. Shephard's decisions and treatment methods but I can say for a fact that his staff has zero people skills:. Mean, indifferent, unprofessional and nasty. I have experienced being hung up to at least twice. If you need and Endocrinologist think twice; remember, you have...Read More
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I've been seeing Dr Sheppard for years for my thyroids and diabetes he is an excellent and caring understanding physician he takes his time and goes out of his way to make sure I stay on track...
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This is an excellent doctor. Great bedside manners. Takes his time to listen to his patients He is very accurate with his diagnosis and treatments. Can't say enough good things about him. It's a shame his front office staff makes people walk away. The phones are never answered. In order to...Read More
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I have tried over a week to schedule an appointment with this office. I was advised to fax over my lab reports which is absurd. No other office that I called to inquire about appointments, required this. The receptionist has an attitude and is not helpful at all. Don't even bother emailing their...Read More
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Humana
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