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About Dr. Daniel Shannon

Dr. Daniel Shannon, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA. He has 53 years of experience. His specialties include Pediatric Pulmonology and Pediatrics. Dr. Shannon is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital, UMass Memorial Medical Center - University Campus and Emerson Hospital. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

Massachusetts General Hospital

55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114
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Dr. Daniel Shannon has the following 2 specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology

    A pediatric pulmonologist is the go-to resource for children who need treatment for any kind of breathing issue or lung disease. If your child coughs up blood, has a cough that isn’t going away, or displays other symptoms such as trouble breathing, chest pain or wheezing, you can ask your doctor to refer you to a pediatric pulmonologist.
    Common conditions and diseases they treat range from noisy breathing, asthma and chronic coughs to lung disease, apnea and cystic fibrosis. They can also diagnose and treat cases of pneumonia in children and prescribe any kind of respiratory medication or equipment your child might need.

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Daniel Shannon has the following 15 expertise

  • Anoxia
  • Asthma
  • Brain Disorder
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Fluid in Lungs (Pulmonary Edema)
  • Lung Diseases
  • Newborn Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Premature Infant Diseases
  • Pulmonary Emphysema (COPD)
  • Respiration Disorders
  • Respiratory Acidosis
  • Reye Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea (Sleep Apnea Syndromes)
  • Tracheotomy

Board Certifications

Dr. Daniel Shannon is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Shannon is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • UMass Memorial Medical Center - University Campus
  • Emerson Hospital
  • Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital
  • Boston Medical Center
  • Cambridge Hospital
  • Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
  • Brigham & Women's Hospital
  • SMG St Elizabeth's Medical Center
  • Newton-Wellesley Hospital
  • Metrowest Medical Center - Framingham Union Hospital
  • Boston Children's Hospital
  • Mount Auburn Hospital
  • North Shore Medical Center - Salem Hospital
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Mass General Hospital
  • Education

    53 Years Experience

  • Loyola University Chicago

    Graduated in 1960

  • Massachusetts General Hospital


  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA
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