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Surgical Specialist
33 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

5.0
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(22)
Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Shires is Excellent. Dr. Shires has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
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Promptness 3.5
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Courteous Staff 4.2
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 4.8
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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 8 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 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Texas
Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Dallas, TX
Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex
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 33 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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