Dr. Philip Shenefelt, MD

Dr. Philip Shenefelt, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Philip Shenefelt, MD is a dermatologist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1970 and specializes in dermatology.

2 Tampa General Cir

Tampa, FL 33606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

52  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Naval Hospital National Naval Med C
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Wisc Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Of Wisconsin Madison
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shenefelt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shenefelt's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shenefelt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Shenefelt spent a whopping 3 minutes with me for a skin allergy test where I had 108 chemical agents on my back for 3 days. I was crying after I was told I was allergic to something very common. He left the room without saying anything. I said I had questions and he told me to ask the nurse. A...more
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Mother of a two year old baby girl on her 18th day of an undiagnosed condition with persisting fever of over 104 degrees and hundreds of pus filled lesions over her entire body. Shenefelt didnt want to hear about the symptoms or history of her illness that could possibly have led him to...more
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Rushed through appointment, ignored health concerns, dismissive, walked out of appointment. Simply said stop scratching as if it were something I hadn't thought of. When asking the front desk for a different doctor for a new appointment, I saw him leaving for the day, which would explain why he...more
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Reluctant to provide treatments that are approved by Medicare out of fear on not getting reimbursed, wants patient to pay first and file claim themselves contrary to Medicare accepted providers rules. While he works for USF Clinics he has taken it upon himself to interpret incorrectly Medicare...more
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