Dr. Shirley Dopson, DO

Dr. Shirley Dopson, DO

Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
Age 41
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shirley Dopson, DO is a nephrology doctor who practices in Washington, PA. She is 41 years old and has been practicing for 10 years.

764 Locust Ave

Washington, PA 15301

Contact Information

(724) 228-1303

Insurance Accepted

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

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Hypokalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acidosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Paracentesis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Lake Erie Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Crozer-Chester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Med University Sc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dopson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dopson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dopson to family and friends
1.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Dopson's Performance

Trustworthiness
POOR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
POOR
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
POOR
Office environment
POOR
Staff friendliness
POOR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Pittsburgh, PA |
Very inexperienced, refers to her father, who is very unethical. Does not follow up and does not keep her word. Many signs and symptoms are overlooked, family history is not considered in diagnosis. I would not recommend this dr.
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Dr. Dopson accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Dopson has admitting privileges

Southwest Regional Medical Center
350 Bonar Ave
Waynesburg, PA 15370
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The Washington Hospital
155 Wilson Ave
Washington, PA 15301
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