Dr. Neal Shparago, DO

Dr. Neal Shparago, DO

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Rheumatology  ·  
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64 y/o
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Dr. Neal Shparago, DO is a rheumatology specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Baptist Premier

1200 N State St Ste 500

Jackson, MS 39202
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Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Osteoporosis
high
more than 85% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

22  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Biological Therapy
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bursa Injection
  • Injection of Tendon
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Steroid Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • X-Ray

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Illinois
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of North Texas Health Science Center / Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shparago has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shparago's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shparago

3.9

Based on 10 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr Shparago was wonderful! My appointment today was very positive. My appt was at 9. I was told to get there at 8:30. I was through by 9:15. He was very thorough. I really appreciate the fact that he doesn’t make you wait forever at your appointment!
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He may be a great doctor, I wouldn’t know. I read my appointment time wrong & showed up 20 minutes late instead of 20 minutes early & my appointment was canceled. After waiting 4 months to see him, I was told I could schedule an appointment for 3 months later. His secretary is rude & extremely...Read More
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One of the most thorough Drs I’ve ever known. Shows genuine concern for his patients. Excited he’s back in town. I had considered driving to Temple Texas area to see him.
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I was so happy he came back to Mississippi! He's the only rheumatologist who has ever been able to keep my rheumatoid arthritis under control. Feels like family.
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Dr. Shparago is an amazing physician. He has a great bedside manner with his patients and will go the extreme for his patients. He has been a blessing to my family. I am so glad he is back in Jackson, MS.
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