Dr. William Sheldon Jr, MD

Dr. William Sheldon Jr, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
(36)
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Dr. William Sheldon Jr, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1978 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

5930 W Parker Rd Ste 700

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(972) 943-7626

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Goiter
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more than 9% of peers
Thyroid Disease
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more than 8% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

33  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Ankle–Brachial Index Test
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Fine Needle Aspiration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Oklahoma
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Oklahoma
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Oklahoma
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sheldon Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sheldon Jr's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sheldon Jr to family and friends
36 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (19)

Dr. Sheldon Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

It is with great sadness that it took me so long to write this review.. Dr Sheldon is a a child molester and should not be still practicing.. he was brought up on inappropriate behavior charges with the Medical board but just received a slap on the wrist.. we should of had him arrested. Parents...more
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He is rude, arrogant, doesn't seem to actually care about you at all, and is over all terrible. He refuses to fill prescriptions unless you come in and pay for him to sit in the room with you while he basically does nothing to help you. And if you are in an emergency situation, you might as well...more
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I HAVE BEEN A PATIENT OF DR.SHELDON'S FOR 10 YEARS. HE HAS ALWAYS BEEN SO HELPFUL AND ANSWERS ALL MY QUESTIONS. I WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND HIM. I HAVE GIVEN HIS NAME TO A FEW OF MY FRIENDS AND NOW THEY ARE PATIENTS (: HIS STAFF IS ALWAYS FRENDLY AND THEY HELPFUL .
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Must see him every 3 months in order for prescription refills and oh by the way be aware that they will not inform you prior to turning 65 that they don't accept Medicare We drove quite a distance for a regular scheduled appt only to be told that we would be required to pay out of pocket. I feel...more
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Dr Sheldon will not discuss test results over the phone nor prescribe RX's. He forces you to have an office visit and pay a co-pay to advise you of your results before he will prescribe needed medication.
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