Dr. Shawn Glisson, MD

Dr. Shawn Glisson, MD

Medical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shawn Glisson, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in medical oncology.

315 E Broadway Fl 4

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 629-2500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Indiana
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Indiana Health Network
  • Kentucky Medical Assistance Assignment
  • Kentucky Physicians Plan
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Top Care Areas


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Maternal Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Glisson "At Norton Healthcare, we believe you the patient are the most important person to our practice. As the region s leading health care provider, we are committed to providing comprehensive, quality health care to all those we serve in a manner that responds to the needs of our community and honors our faith heritage. Our specialty practice is a part of Norton Physician Services, a multispecialty physician group at Norton Healthcare. Norton Physician Services currently includes more than 400 providers who offer primary, specialty and urgent care services in over 100 locations throughout Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Our practice is comprised of compassionate, skilled specialists who are committed to ensuring you receive the best care and have access to the latest medical technology and services."


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  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Louisville
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Glisson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Glisson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Glisson to family and friends
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Glisson's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Glisson saved my sister's life. He has the patience to listen, patience to research and fit all of the pieces of your 'health puzzle' together, and patience to explain to you everything that is going on. He reviewed 2-3 years of medical records to figure out what we were dealing with. I truly...more
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Dr Glisson is wonderful. I've been fortunate to have Dr Goldsmith originally and after a rocky start, we got along great! Unfortunately, Dr Goldsmith when into semi retirement some distance away. His first replacement was horrible and when my MPN/PV numbers went ballistic, I refused to see him...more
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He is one of best kind of the Doctor that you cannot refused to lose! I had a lots of diff. meds and had a horrible side effect on me. He diagnosed my meds lists and found three of those meds which had same ingredients. He suggested me to stop this. I was quite shocked it went resolved my...more
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Had a dr I trusted; he retired. Changed to another dr who was a major disappointment. Continue as prev dr ordered; see you in a year. Needed surgery; blood tests showed platelets at 695. Called for an appt & insisted on different dr. Love Dr. Glisson, found he had studied under my first doctor. Dr....more
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