Dr. Roland Shepard, MD

Dr. Roland Shepard, MD

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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

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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
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shepard's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Ulcer
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Dr. Shepard treats Ulcer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shepard treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
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Dr. Shepard treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shepard treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Nausea
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shepard treats Nausea more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shepard treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shepard's conditions and procedures:

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

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Shepard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shepard

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Based on 35 reviews

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1 Star
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First of all, Dr. Shepard's team at his office in Tampa ROCK! They care, they get you in as quickly as they can (even though this Doctor has an excellent reputation and is very busy). I have waited about 5 minutes at the most from the time I sign in at the front desk to getting moved back for...Read More
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Was of the nicest, most helpful physicians that I've found in the Tampa area in my 45 years here. Answered all of my questions, reassured me through any nervousness, and thoroughly covered future plans of care. I recommend him to everyone!!
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Dr. Shepard was the first doctor to A.) Really listen, and B.) tell me he knew what was wrong with me and knew how to fix it. He saved my life. I can now eat salads and fruits that I haven’t eaten in four years!!!
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Dr. Shepard is a very ‘Trustworthy’ Doctor. I had severe chest pains for 2 months while internal medicine Dr. , Cardio Dr. Specialist ran echocardiogram, CT scan etc. a process of elimination search. Next Dr.Shepherd did an Endoscopy which revealed inflamed esophagus and stomach from GERD...Read More
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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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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Care HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Select
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care of Florida
Employer Group Open Access HMO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO