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Specialties & Research
Dr. George Shires, MD is board certified in Surgery.
He has special expertise in 17 Areas, including Abdominal Injuries, Acidosis, and Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome ARDS.14 more special expertise areas
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Education & Awards
Dr. Shires graduated from Duke University , Durham. He has 5 awards.
Dr. Shires has 6 hospital affiliations:
- Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen
- Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Shires accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 1 plan
- Humana - 9 plans
- Aetna - 3 plans
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