Dr. Kenneth Shephard, MD

Dr. Kenneth Shephard, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Kenneth Shephard, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 24 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

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Shephard'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

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shephard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shephard's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shephard to family and friends
59 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (7)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (22)

Dr. Shephard's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

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...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...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...more
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After seeing many doctors , Dr Shephard was able to finally diagnose me with PCOS . Under his care my quality of life has changed 100% for the better . His staff has always been attentive and helpful to me . I understand that waiting to see a Dr . Can be stressful but to me the small inconvenience...more
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