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Dr. Brian Shafer, MD
Dr. Brian Shafer MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 12 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Brian Shafer has 2 office locations.
Paradise Valley
Arizona Bone & Joint Specialists
5620 E Bell Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(22)
Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Brian Shafer, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine is Excellent. Dr. Shafer has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.6111111111111 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.1
  • Currently 3.0555555555556 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.4
  • Currently 3.4444444444444 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.2
  • Currently 3.2222222222222 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.2941176470588 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Brian Shafer, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Shafer graduated from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Shafer has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Scottsdale Healthcare-Shea 
  • Scottsdale Healthcare-Osborn 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Shafer accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona - 5 plans
  • Cigna - 12 plans
  • Humana - 11 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Brian Shafer practice?
Dr. Brian Shafer practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Scottsdale, AZ.
Additional practice locations include: Phoenix, AZ.
See Scottsdale Surgeons.