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Dr. Mark Shepherd, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Shepherd

Dr. Mark Shepherd, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Tupelo, MS and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Emory University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and pediatrics.


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(662) 844-8414

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Dr. Shepherd's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Adrenal Incidentaloma
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Dr. Shepherd treats Adrenal Incidentaloma more than 100% of his peers

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

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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Dr. Shepherd treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 100% of his peers

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

Adrenal Gland Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shepherd treats Adrenal Gland Diseases more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Shepherd's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Male Infertility
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark Shepherd, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Tupelo, MS and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Emory University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and pediatrics.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Pediatrics

Education

1993
Wilford Hall Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Vanderbilt U Hosps
Residency Hospital
1986
Emory University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
1990
1986

Dr. Shepherd's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shepherd

2.8

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
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My daughter has Turners Syndrome and we have been seeing Dr. Shepard for years and love him! He has always explained things and been very thorough, asking lots of questions. The only thing we don’t like is the loooong wait in the waiting room and then the actual exam room!
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I have only seen Dr. Shepherd once recently about low testosterone and his research/diagnosis/solution hasn't been completed yet (its only been a few days since I saw him). But contrary to some of the other reviews,Dr. Shepherd seemed very interested in finding a solution, was very conversive, and...Read More
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He talks more than he listens. He doesn't appear to care about your symptoms. I have Hashimoto's thyroiditis and have horrible symptoms that haven't been helped by meds yet, even though my levels are "normal". He also refuses to test my reverse T3 levels because "it doesn't matter", even though...Read More
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I went here after having several test by my GP and over 6 mo showing a growth from 1.7 to 3.5 nodule taking over the most of my left thyroid, and feeling like I was choking every time I eat for him to tell me it wasn't from my thyroid, that 3.5 mass, my tight choking feeling and massive hair loss...Read More
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After reading the surveys by others, I was hasitant to take my husband, especially to drive 80 miles, but it has been worth it. Dr Shephard and his staff has been efficient, professional, and very helpful. I would recommend him if you are a brittle diabetic. He has been God sent for us.
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