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Dr. Omer Shedd, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 47

Dr. Shedd

Dr. Omer Shedd, MD is a cardiology specialist in Gastonia, NC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.


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(704) 862-7130

Dr. Shedd accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shedd's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shedd performs Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shedd performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Tilt Testing
Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shedd treats Syncope more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Shedd treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shedd treats Heart Palpitations more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Shedd treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Shedd's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Ablation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Conduction Disorder of the Heart
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Electrophysiology
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • ICD Monitoring
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pacemaker Monitoring
  • Pacemaker Therapy for Heart Failure
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

Languages Supported at this Office: All Languages (with Interpreter)

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

2004
Shands Hospital At University Of Florida
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Vanderbilt University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1999
Vanderbilt University Med Center
Internship Hospital
1998
Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2004
2001
1999
1998

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Barry Goldwater Scholar, 1992
  • Hendrix College Presidents Medal, 1993

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Dr. Shedd's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shedd

4.5

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
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