Dr. William Blackshear Jr, MD

Dr. William Blackshear Jr, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(2)
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Dr. William Blackshear Jr, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Saint Petersburg, FL. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 48 years.

7292 4th St N Ste B

Saint Petersburg, FL 33702

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Venous Insufficiency
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more than 83% of peers
Varicose Veins
normal
more than 65% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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more than 38% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
5

Conditions Treated

  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Insufficiency
1

Procedures

  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Denver General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Tulane University Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blackshear Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blackshear Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blackshear Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Blackshear Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Blackshear Jr accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Blackshear Jr has admitting privileges

Northside Hospital &Tampa Bay Heart Institute
6000 49th St N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33709
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