Lakeshore Community Physicians

Family Practitioners

  • 218 N Michigan Ave Shelby, MI 49455-1028 (231) 861-2184

Doctors in Lakeshore Community Physicians

  • 4 star hospital
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  • Patients' Choice Award
  • Rated 4 stars by patients
  • 4 star hospital
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  • 4 star hospital
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  • Rated 4 stars by patients
  • 4 star hospital
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Lakeshore Community Physicians Doctor Ratings

  • Overall Patient Rating

Based on 10 Ratings

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Lakeshore Community Physicians when asked is excellent. Lakeshore Community Physicians has been reviewed by 10 patients. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Lakeshore Community Physicians as provided by patient reviews is 11 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Lakeshore Community Physicians Summary


  • Patients' Choice Award

Medical Schools Attended

  • Wayne State University
  • Rosalind Franklin University
  • Midwestern University

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mercy Health Partners - Hackley Campus
  • Lakeshore Community Hospital
  • Mercy Health Partners- General Campus

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish


  • Family Practitioner

Insurances Accepted

  • Priority Health
  • United Healthcare
  • Humana
  • Cigna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Molina Healthcare

Information about Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment.

Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like Lakeshore Community Physicians that specializes in family medicine.

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice:

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing


Lakeshore Community Physicians Details

3 are board certified
10 minutes average wait time
3 are rated on
2 are male
2 are female
2.75 average overall rating

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