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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(29)
Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Shires is Excellent. Dr. Shires has been reviewed by 29 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
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Promptness 3.7
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Courteous Staff 4.3
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 4.9
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Follows Up After Visit 4.7
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Specialties & Research

Dr. George Shires, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 17 areas:
  • Abdominal Injuries
  • Acidosis
  • Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Bacterial Infections
  • Body Weight
  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  • E.Coli (Escherichia coli Infections)
  • Fluid in Lungs (Pulmonary Edema)
  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Ischemia
  • Pancreatectomy (Pancreas Removal)
  • Pneumothorax
  • Thoracic Injuries
  • Traumatic Shock
  • Wound Infection
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Shires graduated from Duke University , Durham. He has 10 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Abdominal Injuries
Wounds and Injuries
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Texas
Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex
Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Dallas, TX
Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Shires has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas 
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen 

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Additional Information
Dr. George Thomas Shires MD is a male Surgeon, has 34 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. George T. Shires practice?
Dr. George Shires has 1 office location.
Dr. George Shires practices Surgery near Dallas, TX.
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