Dr. Neal Shparago, DO

Dr. Neal Shparago, DO

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Rheumatology  |  
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63 y/o
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Dr. Neal Shparago, DO is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Jackson, MS. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

Baptist Premier

1200 N State St Ste 500

Jackson, MS 39202
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • 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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See how frequently Dr. Shparago performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

This content was provided by Dr. Shparago "My philosophy is simple: Do the best that I can for every patient."
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dry Eyes
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Joint Pain
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Biological Therapy
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bursa Injection
  • IV Therapy
  • Injection of Tendon
  • 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

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

  • 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

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shparago's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shparago to family and friends
4.0
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Shparago's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Madison, MS |
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.
Jackson, MS |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shparago accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shparago has admitting privileges

Mississippi Baptist Medical Center
1225 N State St
Jackson, MS 39202
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Scott and White Memorial Hospital
2401 31st Street
Temple, TX 76508
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