Dr. Prashant Shankar, MD

Medical OncologyMaleAge 51

Medical Oncology

Dr. Prashant Shankar, MD is a Medical Oncology Specialist in Brockton, MA. Dr. Shankar has extensive experience in Pancreatic Neoplasms. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Adventist Health Portland and Legacy Emanuel Medical Center. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Prashant Shankar, MD

Bridgewater Goddard Park Med Assoc Inc

830 Oak St Brockton, MA 02301 ()
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(508) 588-0832

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Dr. Shankar is affiliated with Providence St. Vincent Medical Center Portland, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Shankar

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Pancreatic Neoplasms

Pancreatic oncology focuses on the management and treatment of pancreatic cancer through chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, and targeted cancer therapy.Compare with other Pancreatic Neoplasms specialists.

Dr. Shankar is experienced in the area of Pancreatic Neoplasms. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Dr. Shankar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Evaluation
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Enteritis
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Immunization Administration
  • Indigestion
  • Insomnia
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Cancer
  • Loss of Taste
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma Evaluation
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malnutrition
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pneumonia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Pain
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Shankar accepts the following insurance:

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American Republic
Anthem
Access Blue New England Network-NH
Access Blue New England Network-NH HMO
Balanced Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Balanced Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Balanced Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Blue Choice Network-NH
Blue Choice New England-NH
Blue Choice-NH
Blue Choice-NH PPO
Blue Direct-NH
Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Blue New England Network-NH HMO
BlueChoice New England Network-NH
BlueChoice New England-NH POS
BlueChoice Open Access (Select Network)-NH
BlueChoice Open Access-NH POS
Bronze Access Blue New England with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Bronze Blue New England Choice with H.S.A-NH HMO
Bronze Matthew Thornton Blue with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Bronze Matthew Thornton-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A w/ PD-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X with H.S.A (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X-NH HMO
Bronze Preferred Blue with H.S.A.-NH PPO
Bronze Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Catastrophic Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Gold Access Blue New England with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Gold Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Gold Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Gold Matthew Thornton Blue with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X with H.S.A (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X with H.S.A-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X-NH HMO
Gold Preferred Blue with H.S.A.-NH PPO
Gold Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Individual Blue-NH
Lumenos Group Plans Network-NH
Lumenos Group Plans-NH
Lumenos HSA Plans-NH
Lumenos Individual Plans-NH
Matthew Thornton Blue Network-NH
Matthew Thornton Blue-NH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway Network-NH
Pathway X (SHOP)-NH HMO
Pathway X Enhanced (IND)-NH HMO
Pathway X Enhanced-NH
Pathway X-NH
Platinum Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Platinum Pathway X (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Platinum Pathway X-NH HMO
Platinum Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Preferred Blue Network-NH
Preferred Blue-NH
Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Premier-NH
Silver Access Blue New England with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Silver Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Silver Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A w/ PD-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X with H.S.A (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X-NH HMO
Silver Preferred Blue -NH PPO
Silver Preferred Blue with H.S.A.-NH PPO
SmartSense-NH
Tonik-NH
Traditional Indemnity Network-NH
Traditional Indemnity-NH
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
Tufts PPO
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Prashant Shankar, MD is a Medical Oncology Specialist in Brockton, MA. Dr. Shankar has extensive experience in Pancreatic Neoplasms. He is affiliated...Read more

Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

St Elizabeth's Med Center
Residency Hospital
University Of Ct School Of Med
Residency Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Prashant Shankar, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Shankar has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. Prashant Shankar, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shankar frequently treats Pancreatic Neoplasms. See all practice areas where Dr. Shankar specializes.

Where is Dr. Prashant Shankar, MD's office located?

Dr. Shankar's office is located at 830 Oak St, Brockton, MA 02301. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Bridgewater Goddard Park Med Assoc Inc830 Oak St Brockton, MA 02301
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Shankar is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Adventist Health Portland

Portland, OR

77% Patients that would definitely recommend, 7% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Legacy Emanuel Medical Center

Portland, OR

77% Patients that would definitely recommend, 7% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center

Portland, OR

82% Patients that would definitely recommend, 12% higher than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Providence Portland Medical Center

Portland, OR

81% Patients that would definitely recommend, 11% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center

Portland, OR

84% Patients that would definitely recommend, 14% higher than the national average

21 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)