Dr. Raymond Shamos, MD

Dr. Raymond Shamos, MD

Critical Care Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(14)
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Dr. Raymond Shamos, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University of Witwatersrand in 1971 and specializes in critical care surgery and general surgery.

500 W Thomas Rd Ste 400

Phoenix, AZ 85013

Contact Information

(602) 406-3874

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona Medical Network
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Benefit Options
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • 48 More

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Dr. Shamos' Experience

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Dr. Shamos' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shamos "My mission, along with the St. Joseph Medical Group, is to focus on innovative clinical care and the pursuit of excellence through scholarly activities. This allows me to provide patients with state-of-the-art patient services and exceptional patient experiences. "
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Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Cyst
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Lipomas
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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Exploratory Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Splenectomy
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Thyroid Surgery

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 Witwatersrand
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Genesee Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Genesee Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Special Recognition Award Master Teacher - St. Joseph's Academic Affairs, 2013
Media & Publications

Dr. Shamos has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shamos' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shamos to family and friends
4.1
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shamos' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Prescott, AZ |
I came to him with a bullet fragment in my neck he said he review it but did not look at the report on the disk or the other images on the disk, and told me there was not one there. When in fact there are 2 bullet fragments were he said there was none.5 hours of my husbands work was lost because...more
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Dr. Shamos accepts 57 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Ameriben
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    American Indian Health Plan
  • Arizona Medical Network
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Benefit Options
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) EPO
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Bashas Benefit Trust
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benefit Concepts
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Care 1st Health Plan
    AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • City of Mesa Health Plan
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Concentra
  • Conseco
  • CopperPoint Mutual
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gila River HealthCare
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Consortium of Arizona
  • Indian Health Service
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
  • LifeWise
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Maricopa Foundation For Medical Care
  • Medicaid
  • Mercy Care
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Meritain Health
    Administrative Enterprises
  • MultiPlan
    RAN/AMN
  • Mutual Medical
  • One Health
  • PHCS
    PHCS PPO
  • Phoenix Health Plan
    Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
  • Physicians Mutual
  • Principal Life
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Private Small Business Insurance
  • Sedgwick Claims Management Services
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Self Pay
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Triwest
    TriCare/TriWest
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
    AHCCCS Medicaid
  • United Healthcare Life Insurance Company
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Fiserv
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Zenith Administrators Inc

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