Dr. Shawkat Kero, MD

Dr. Shawkat Kero, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
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69 y/o
(27)

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Dr. Shawkat Kero, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Brooksville, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Shawkat Kero, MD

11373 Cortez Blvd Ste 401

Brooksville, FL 34613
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative

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Top Care Areas

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

Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Indigestion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Kero's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

89  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University of Mumbai
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Suny Dwnst Kings Co Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Suny Dwnst Kings Co Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Va Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Va Med Center Mt Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kero has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Oak Hill Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Gallbladder Removal Surgery

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Dr. Kero's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kero to family and friends
27 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Kero's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

I found Dr. Kero to be very professional. He answered all my questions about my treatment so that I new what to expect. His staff was very courteous and helpful. Thanks to his treatment I'm feeling wonderful.
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As the only Gastroentrologist doctor I have ever been to until yesterday I had no complaints. I called the office at 9:07 am in extreme pain and was told by Michelle she would get my message to Dr. Kero in between patients. I called back at 1:10 after hearing nothing and was told by the other...more
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I was very pleased with dr kero. he was very nice and answered all my questions. I was a new patient and would tell anyone who needs a stomach dr to go to him.
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Would highly recommend him. Takes a lot of time to review everything with you and explain everything. Office staff very efficient and friendly.
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Dr. Kero is wonderful....listened to me, addressed any concerns and was very thorough. Office stasis is great too. Would highly recommend!
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