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Dr. Shannon Bales, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 39

Dr. Bales

Dr. Shannon Bales, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Richland, WA and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(509) 942-3288

Dr. Bales accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
ODS Health Plan
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Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
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Dr. Bales' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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Dr. Bales treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Bales treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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Dr. Bales treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Bales treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bales treats Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Bales treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Bales' conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shannon Bales, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Richland, WA and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2006
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2006

Awards

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whole staff as well as Doctor build very attentive polite and helpful. felt very good when leaving the office with her knowledge and resourcefulness.
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