Dr. Shawn Hermenau, MD

Dr. Shawn Hermenau, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Shawn Hermenau, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Yuma, AZ and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

2851 S Avenue B Ste 2401

Yuma, AZ 85364

Contact Information

(928) 247-9714

Insurance Accepted

  • American Republic
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Hermenau'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hermenau "Comprehensive care for patients with spinal pathology. Patient centered care."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hermenau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hermenau's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hermenau to family and friends
20 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Hermenau's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Hermenau and his x-ray tech are awesome! His office staff was horrible. I dealt with them in 2011 and this year. Both times the experience with office staff was the same. Will be going to Phoenix for my follow-up and future needs.
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My wife just had spine surgery. Dr Hermenau has been great! He's up front and honest. When you're talking about your health, you don't want someone who beats around the bush. He stopped in after surgery to see how she was doing and was helpful when she got sick in front of him. He wasn't afraid to...more
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Dr. Shawn Hermenau, MD has a perfect technique . He wants an MRI before your first visit. Later Dr. may ask for a CT Scan w/contrast dye. Problem was severe headaches, left arm & palm aches, and upper chest pain on left side. MRI suggested surgery of my neck. Dr told me my left arm pain & chest...more
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We waited 90 + days to get an appointment with this doctor. The day of our appointment we were in and out of his office in less than ten minutes. He never did an exam or discuss with us what other options there could be for chronic neck pain and stiffness. He said he would refer us to a "pain...more
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First visit Dr. seemed interested in my problem, but other 2 visits he just seemed to be in a rush to get through all of his patients.
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