Dr. Melanie Shorter, MD

Dr. Melanie Shorter, MD

General Medical Practice  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Melanie Shorter, MD is a general medical practice specialist in Bonaire, GA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr in 2000 and specializes in general medical practice and family medicine.

106 Moran Dr

Bonaire, GA 31005

Contact Information

(478) 988-1282

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Shorter's Experience

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Dr. Shorter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Medical Practice
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • General Medical Practice
  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

204  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Tallahassee Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shorter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shorter's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shorter to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shorter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have been seeing Dr. Shorter for a year, and I have been so happy with her office. She’s always been thorough and never makes me feel like she is rushing through the appointment. When she switched me to a new medication, she answered all my questions and even made me aware of all the things I...more
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Dr. Shorter is so personable and knowledgable and takes the time to really talk with you!
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I used to go to Dr. Shorter a few years ago and realized she was not ready for the responsibility. She didn't read her charts, she always had one hand on the doorknob like she was ready to bolt the second you stopped talking and she's not a good listener. She doesn't call to give you the results...more
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I have been going to this practice for about a year now and am very disappointed. I had a MRI and the results were never read and Dr never contacted me I had to see another Dr to find out I had an issue and needed medication and possible surgery!
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