Dr. Roland D. Shepard, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 60

4224 N Tampania Ave
Tampa, FL 33607
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Dr. Shepard's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

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St. Joseph's Hospital
3001 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607

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R. DAVID SHEPARD, M.D.,P.A.
4224 N Tampania Ave
Tampa, FL 33607
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    Dr. Shepard's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Liver Biopsy
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Celiac Disease
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Dehydration
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
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    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gallstones
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Malnutrition
    • Nausea
    • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Reflux Esophagitis
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    University Community Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Fla
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shepard & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Shepard's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.0
    • 24 responses
    • 2 reviews

    4 out of 5

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    1 out of 5
    - in Valrico, FL |

    Staff VERY confrontational! I had appt scheduled at 2pm... Front desk woman claimed it was 1:30... and didn't know if she could even get me in at that point!

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    5 out of 5
    - in Steinhatchee, FL |

    It is a sweet and caring doctor. He really listens and cares for his patients.

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    Office Locations

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    R. DAVID SHEPARD, M.D.,P.A.
    4224 N Tampania Ave
    Tampa, FL 33607
    (813) 280-7111 (Office)
    (813) 355-5962 (Fax)
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