Dr. William Sheppard III, MD

Dr. William Sheppard III, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. William Sheppard III, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Wilmington, DE and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Medical University of South Carolina in 1997 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1401 Foulk Rd Ste 205

Wilmington, DE 19803

Contact Information

(302) 998-0300

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Benefit Concepts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 23 More

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Trigeminal Neuralgia
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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

84  Conditions Treated


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33  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Clemson University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Suny-Upstate Medical University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Hospital SUNY Upstate Medical University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • American Academy Otolaryngic Allergy
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sheppard III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sheppard III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sheppard III to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sheppard III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Doctor is very cool and more experience I ever saw this kind person in my life, he will explain everything with clear cut, my son had a tonsil and adenoids surgery at doc's . I'm strongly recommend this for ENT RELATED.
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