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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Shibata is Excellent. Dr. Shibata has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Shibata, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Epidemiology
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Liver Diseases
  • Pancreatic Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Shibata graduated from McGill University Faculty Of Medicine, Montreal. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)


Dr. Shibata has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Ins 
  • University of MD Medical System 


  • Japanese
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. David Shibata MD is a male Surgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. David Shibata practice?
Dr. David Shibata has 1 office location.
Dr. David Shibata practices Surgery near Tampa, FL.
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