Dr. Walter Shannon Jr, MD

Dr. Walter Shannon Jr, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Walter Shannon Jr, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Kinston, NC. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

1305 N Queen St

Kinston, NC 28501

Contact Information

(252) 523-2781

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Opioid Dependence
more than 80% of peers
more than 47% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 46% of peers

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  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Dr. Shannon Jr does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder


  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

2 Sanctions
  • Unprofessional Conduct (4/29/2016)
    Action Taken: Stayed Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina
  • Other (4/1/2015)
    Action Taken: Revocation, Surrender, Suspension of Controlled Substance License
    Summary: Dr. Walter Daniel Shannon, Jr.; License # 200301170 - NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: Voluntary surrender of controlled substances privileges in Schedules 2, 2N, 3, 3N, 4, and 5 by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency.
    State: North Carolina
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shannon Jr accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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