Dr. William Shanks, MD

Dr. William Shanks, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. William Shanks, MD is a general surgery specialist in Columbia, KY and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med in 2006 and specializes in general surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

901 Westlake Dr

Columbia, KY 42728

Contact Information

(270) 384-4753

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
more than 66% of peers
Knee Sprain
more than 64% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
more than 51% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shanks does not have any board certifications listed.

50  Conditions Treated


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1  Procedures

  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

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  • Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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