Dr. Marc Shalek, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 61

Dr. Marc Shalek, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Plano, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Frisco and Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shalek to book an appointment.

Dr. Shalek

Legacy Heart Center

6601 PRESTON RD Plano, TX 75024
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Dr. Shalek is affiliated with The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano Plano, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Shalek's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shalek performs Electrocardiogram (EKG) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shalek performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Heart Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shalek treats Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shalek treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Lipid Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shalek treats Lipid Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shalek treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shalek's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Confusion
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hernia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Strep Throat
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Varicose Eczema
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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(469) 800-6300

Dr. Shalek accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oscar Insurance Corporation
Scott & White Health Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

Dr. Shalek's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shalek

4.4

Based on 19 ratings

5 Stars
84.21052631578948%
(16)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
10.526315789473685%
(2)
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What went well
  • Office environment (18)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (16)
  • Explained conditions well (16)
What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well (2)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (2)
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (2)
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This doctor is always kind and friendly. He spends as much time with you as needed, taking time to explain, medication changes, condition changes, etc.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Mar 31, 2021
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I have been seeing Sr. Shalek for years and he is thorough with an engaging personality.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Roane – Feb 02, 2021
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Dr Shalek’s staff didn’t send a refill order on my Rosuvaststin Calcium 5mg tabs to Costco. Lewisville, TX —- Nor did the B S W clinic call to set up mammogram , colonoscopy, and well woman exam.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Barbara. J. Piels – Nov 11, 2019
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This is my eighth or ninth year with Dr. Shalek and without a doubt the best physician I see.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jim Grant in Prosper, TX – Dec 13, 2016
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Marc Shalek, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Plano, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Frisco...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Emory University
Fellowship Hospital
Emory University
Residency Hospital
New York Medical College
Medical School
1987
Emory University
Internship Hospital
,

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Marc Shalek, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Marc Shalek, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shalek frequently treats Electrocardiogram (EKG), Heart Disease, and Lipid Disorders. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Shalek treats.

Where is Dr. Marc Shalek, MD's office located?

Dr. Shalek's office is located at 6601 PRESTON RD, Plano, TX 75024. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Marc Shalek, MD speak?

Dr. Shalek speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Legacy Heart Center

Plano Office6601 PRESTON RD Plano, TX 75024
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Practice

Baylor Scott & White Arrhythmia Management - Garland7217 Telecom Pkwy Ste 205 Garland, TX 75044
2

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Shalek is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Frisco

Frisco, TX

82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney

McKinney, TX

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano

Plano, TX

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano

Plano, TX

88% Patient Experience Rating, 19% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)