Dr. Richard Shack Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Shack Jr, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Richard Shack Jr, MD is a family medicine specialist in Alpharetta, GA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1998 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

3400 Old Milton Pkwy Ste C270

Alpharetta, GA 30005

Contact Information

(770) 442-1911

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • 4 More

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Dr. Shack Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shack Jr "Dr. Shack joined our practice March 2009. He comes to us from Eufaula, Alabama where he spent the previous 8 years in solo practice. There he took care of a variety of patients from an age of 2 years to 100 years. He received his medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 1998. He earned his bachelor's degree from Auburn University in 1994. Dr. Shack grew up in the Roswell area and his family is still here. "

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

145  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Breast Exam
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Auburn University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Al Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shack Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shack Jr's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shack Jr to family and friends
17 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shack Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I recently moved to the area and have a variety of issues. Dr. Shack saw me as a new patient. He was excellent in his approach and care. Furthermore, he communicated with me on the portal very promptly and addressed all my concerns. Thumbs up for this medical professional.
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I have been under Dr Shack'S care for about a year and he has proven himself very caring and reliable. Always responsible and listening.
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