Dr. Samara Shipon, DO

Dr. Samara Shipon, DO

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Pain Medicine  |  
Female  |  
41 y/o
(26)

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Dr. Samara Shipon, DO is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. She is 41 years old and has been practicing for 12 years. Dr. Shipon is affiliated with Phoenix Children's Hospital, Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center and Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center.

Valley Pain Consultants

1850 N Central Ave Ste 1600

Phoenix, AZ 85004
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona Medical Network
  • Banner Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Conseco
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
40

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Disorders
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Medication Management
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Frankford Hosp City Of Philadelphia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University of Virginia / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shipon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shipon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shipon to family and friends
3.0
based on 26 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Shipon's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
PHOENIX |
Doctor Shapon was one of the few doctors that listened and actually had answers to my problem. She had new things we could try and unlike the other doctors I have seen in the past she did not just turn us away. I have grown to trust her and I enjoy going to the doctors.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shipon accepts 27 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Motorola Health Plans
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Arizona Medical Network
  • Banner Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
    Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • Conseco
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Humana HMO
    Humana PPO
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
  • Medicaid
  • Mercy Care
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
  • MultiPlan
    ValuePoint
  • National Roofers Union & Employers Joint Health & Welfare Fund
  • Physicians Mutual
  • Principal Life
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    AHCCCS Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare HMO
    PacifiCare POS
    PacifiCare PPO
    Secure Horizons
    United Healthcare
  • Veteran Administration Plan
  • Wells Fargo Insurance
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Zurich

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Hospitals where Dr. Shipon has admitting privileges

Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
3555 S Val Vista Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85297
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Phoenix Children's Hospital
1919 E Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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