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Dr. George Thomas Shires MD is a male Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Dr. George Shires has 1 office location.
Vickery
Southwest General Surgical Associates
8230 Walnut Hill Ln
Ste 408
Dallas, TX 75231

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(19)
Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Shires is Excellent. Dr. Shires has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5333333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.8
  • Currently 2.8 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.9
  • Currently 3.8666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.7333333333333 of 4 stars

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 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Abdominal Injuries
Wounds and Injuries
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Shires has 6 hospital affiliations:

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

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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Where does Dr. George T. Shires practice?
Dr. George Shires practices Surgery near Dallas, TX.
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