Dr. Sean Shannon, MD

Dr. Sean Shannon, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Sean Shannon, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1999 and specializes in rheumatology.

7777 Hennessy Blvd # 501A

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Shannon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shannon treats Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Tumidus Lupus Erythematosus
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shannon treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Shannon treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shannon treats Arthritis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Shannon treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Shannon's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sean Shannon, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1999 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1999
    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School
    1999

Awards

Dr. Shannon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shannon

3.6

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
62.5%
(10)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
12.5%
(2)
1 Star
25%
(4)

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He basically told me that everything my other physician did was wrong. This did not seem very professional to me. My primary care could no longer manage my condition, and this is why I was sent to the specialist in the first place. However, all Dr Shannon did was throw my PCP under the bus. My...Read More
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Very personable, he wasn't there to just do a job. He explained everything in normal terms so that I would understand it. Very professional doctor and I would highly recommend anyone looking for a rheumatologist to definitely see him!
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Humana
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MultiPlan
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