Dr. Timothy Shaver, MD

Dr. Timothy Shaver, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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62 y/o
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Dr. Timothy Shaver, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

Virginia Surgery Associates

3620 Joseph Siewick Dr Ste 406

Fairfax, VA 22033
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Optimum HealthCare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shaver's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Umbilical Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaver treats Umbilical Hernia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Shaver treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Appendicitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaver treats Appendicitis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Shaver treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaver performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Shaver performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Shaver's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholecystoenterostomy
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Meckel's Diverticulum
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I have been asked many times if I always knew I wanted to be a surgeon, and I always say "Ever since my third grade teacher suggested I could be one." Since then, I have tried to be the best surgeon I could be. The most important thing a surgeon c...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Tripler Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Tripler Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1982
    University Of Tennessee
    Medical School
    1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Shaver's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shaver

3.3

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
56.25%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
43.75%
(7)

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Shaver's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Shaver made me feel comfortable almost immediately. I wish he could be my primary care doctor.
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I consider Dr. Shaver an excellent surgeon. My previous surgeon recommended Dr. Shaver to do my surgery. I felt at ease with Dr. Shaver and he went through my procedure thoroughly with me. I truly feel God put Dr. Shaver as my physician and I thank Him for giving Dr. Shaver his talent in making my...Read More
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Dr. Shaver is the most caring doctor I've ever had and his expertise was beyond my expectations.
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Anthem
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KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Optimum HealthCare
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Inova Fairfax Hospital

Falls Church, VA

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