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Internist, Infectious Disease Specialist (virus, bacteria, parasites)
11 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Linda Shipton is Good. Dr. Shipton has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Linda Shipton, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • HIV Infections
  • Hepatitis C

Education & Awards

Dr. Shipton graduated from University of Missouri at Columbia.


Dr. Shipton has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
  • Lowell General Hospital 


  • Khmer
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Linda Kay Shipton MD is a female Internist, has 11 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.
Where does Dr. Linda K. Shipton practice?
Dr. Linda Shipton has 8 office locations.
Dr. Linda Shipton practices Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease near Cambridge, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Medford, MA and Somerville, MA.
See Cambridge Internists and Cambridge Infectious Disease Doctors.