Dr. Walter Shannon Jr., MD

Dr. Walter Shannon Jr., MD

Psychiatry | Male

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  • Psychiatry

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

Procedures Performed

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

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  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 2

    Dr. Shannon Jr. has received 2 sanctions

    More What is a sanction or disciplinary action
    • 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.

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  • Medical School
    D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla

    Graduated in 1992

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Shannon Jr.'s experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Psychiatry
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

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