About Dr. Fred S Shessel MD

Dr. Fred S Shessel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Atlanta, GA, with other offices in Alpharetta, GA and Atlanta, GA . He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Urology. He speaks English.

Dr. Shessel has received 4 awards.

Rating Overview

66 Ratings with 38 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Fred S Shessel is Great. Dr. Fred S Shessel has been rated by 66 patients. From those 66 patients 38 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Fred S Shessel is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

Locations

Dr. Fred S Shessel has 3 locations

get directions GA UROLOGY PA
5670 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 1250
Atlanta, GA 30342
get directions Dr. Fred S Shessel
3400 Old Milton Pkwy
Alpharetta, GA 30005
get directions GEORGIA UROLOGY
5730 Glenridge Dr Ste 200
Atlanta, GA 30328

Specialties

Dr. Fred S Shessel has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Fred S Shessel has the following 9 expertise

  • Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Bladder Issues
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Urologic Emergencies
  • Kidney Stones
  • Prostatitis
  • Enlarged Prostate (Prostatic Hyperplasia)

Board Certifications

Dr. Fred S Shessel is Board Certified in 1 specialty

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Reviews

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Excellent physician.

Dr. Shessel was able to make a diagnosis another urologist had missed, by listening to my history, and ordering appropriate tests.

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From an MD who is the patient

As a retired physician, I have special insight into my colleagues care even if in a different specialty and I was so positively impressed with Dr. Shessel that I am giving him the maximum rating of 5 stars .

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Office Visit

I am pleased with the care and future recommendations that I am receiving from Dr. Shessel, he is very knowledgeable in his profession.

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Dr. Shessel and entire staff are awesome!

Dr. Shessel is an amazing physician on so many levels. He is patient and answers any questions or concerns you have. He is kind and compassionate. Just by talking to him you know he knows his stuff. I like that Dr. Shessel has awesome bedside manner and you feel like a person and not just another patient each and every visit. I love his staff as well! Thank you for helping me for YEARS with my IC!

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5 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
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Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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A dr visit appointment in same day!

Having passed my first kidney stone, my GP Dr Marie Garrity helped get into to see Dr Shessel in a 30 minute window for follow up Urologist exam.

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10 minutes
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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2017, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    45 Years Experience

  • Yale University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1974

  • Grady Memorial Hospital

    Residency

  • Dr. Fred S Shessel Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia
    • BCBS GA Blue Choice HMO
    • BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
    • BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry CoventryOne - GA
  • Humana
    • Humana Atlanta HMOx
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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