Dr. Roland Shepard, MD

Dr. Roland Shepard, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Roland Shepard, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in gastroenterology.

4224 N Tampania Ave

Tampa, FL 33607

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shepard performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Enteritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Unexplained Weight Loss
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shepard's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

71  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

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.

Education

  • University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Community Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Fla
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shepard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shepard's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shepard to family and friends
30 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Shepard's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I would recommend Dr Shepard in a heartbeat! I've been coming to him for over 10 yrs now and trust him completely. He is very knowledgeable, understanding, patient, respectful, and listens to your concerns. I feel he tries to get to the root of the issue rather than just treating the symptoms.
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Dr Shepard was very good. I had absolutely no problems with my procedure or recovery!
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I had a FMT in December of 2016 That I believe Saved my life.I was very sick from Cdiff related to antibiotics that were givin to me in the hospital in August of 2016 .I can eat a lot of things now when before I could eat absolutely nothing. My condition was extremely bad so I'm still not 100%...more
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I have Crohn's, and I have moved around and had many GI doctors. Dr. Shepard is the best. I'm not the easiest patient, but he will take as much time as necessary to listen to my many questions and devise a plan. He is also active and up to date with research and diet protocols (sadly this has been...more
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My mother is 87. She has had episodes of GI bleeds and abdominal pain. He is very kind and patient with her. He did the endoscopes and colonoscopies, and she did very well.
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