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Gastroenterologist (digestive)
34 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Krishnamurthy Shivshanker is Excellent. Dr. Shivshanker has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 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 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Krishnamurthy Shivshanker, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Colon Cancer
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (Fetoscopy)
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Ultrasonic Endoscopy (EUS)

Education & Awards

Dr. Shivshanker graduated from Armed Forces Medical College, Pune. He has 1 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012)


Dr. Shivshanker has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • The Methodist Hospital 
  • St Luke's Episcopal Hospital 


  • Chinese
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

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Additional Information
Dr. Krishnamurthy Shivshanker MD is a male Internist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Krishnamurthy Shivshanker practice?
Dr. Krishnamurthy Shivshanker has 4 office locations.
Dr. Krishnamurthy Shivshanker practices Gastroenterology near Houston, TX.
See Houston Gastroenterologists.