Dr. Mark Shashikant, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 47

Dr. Shashikant

Avera Mckennan

1417 S Cliff Ave Ste 200 Sioux Falls, SD 57105

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(605) 322-4130

Dr. Mark Shashikant, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Sioux Falls, SD and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Temple University medical school in 2002. He is affiliated with medical facilities Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center and Avera St. Mary's Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shashikant to book an appointment.

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Experience
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Dr. Shashikant's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Wound Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shashikant performs Wound Repair more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shashikant performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Breast Reduction
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shashikant performs Breast Reduction more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Shashikant performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Breast Reconstruction
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shashikant performs Breast Reconstruction more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Shashikant performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Shashikant's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bedsores
  • Big Ears
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Burn Injuries
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lip Cancer
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lipomas
  • Lobular Carconima
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Spider Veins
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Shashikant accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark Shashikant, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Sioux Falls, SD and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Temple University
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Mark Shashikant, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shashikant frequently treats Wound Repair, Breast Reduction, and Breast Reconstruction. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Shashikant treats.

Where is Dr. Mark Shashikant, MD's office located?

Dr. Shashikant's office is located at 1417 S Cliff Ave Ste 200, Sioux Falls, SD 57105. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Avera Mckennan1417 S Cliff Ave Ste 200 Sioux Falls, SD 57105
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

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Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center

Sioux Falls, SD

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

Avera St. Mary's Hospital

Pierre, SD

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average