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About Dr. James M Shenko

Dr. James M Shenko, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Worcester, MA. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Plastic Surgery. Dr. Shenko has received 5 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

59 Ratings with 19 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James M Shenko is Great. Dr. James M Shenko has been rated by 59 patients. From those 59 patients 19 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. James M Shenko is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

James Michael Shenko Md

299 Lincoln St Ste 201
Worcester, MA 01605
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Specialties

Dr. James M Shenko has the following 1 specialty

  • Plastic Surgery

    A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
    Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
    The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.

  • Expertise

    6 Expertise

  • Laser Resurfacing
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Hair Restoration
  • Dermabrasion
  • Skin Cancer
  • Cosmetic Surgery

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Reviews

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A Surgeon you can Trust

My first experience with Dr. Shenko was in 2002 when I needed hand surgery for DeQuervain's Tendonitis. He was friendly, knowledgeable, calming, and reassuring. The surgery went fabulously and the recovery went well. As fate would have it, I would require Dr. Shenko's talent again for bi-lateral breast reconstruction following mastectomy due to breast cancer in 2009. His compassion, patience, understanding, and excellent surgical skills have been a godsend to me during a most difficult and emotional time in my life. Dr. Shenko listens and answers all of my questions & concerns filly. He gives the time needed to each and every patient equally. I'm so glad Dr. Shenko & his team will be caring for my reconstruction follow up and well-being for the years to come. Dr. Shenko, Tina, Pat, and the entire staff are top notch, and I highly recommend this practice.

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Wonderful.

I waited maybe 2 minutes before I was called back. In the room, I waited maybe 5 minutes before Dr. Shenko came in. He made me feel very comfortable. He looks at you in the eye when talking to you..and he listens, I mean REALLY Listens... The staff, everyone was so nice and friendly.

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Two Stars

Does not follow - up Does not return calls. Make promises and tell you that you will be 100 per cent better NOT true.

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Five Stars

Did a great job on my breast reduction, hoping he will be able to help me with a tummy tuck.

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Five Stars

I personally haven't done any procedure with dr Shanko yet. But I am seriously considering geting my tummy tuck revision with him. The first time I got a tummy tuck was about a year ago with another Doctor in Boston who I don't want to go back to. And so far on my search for another doctor has not been the easiest thing. Most doctor don't like touching other doctors mess . But when i meat with Dr Shanko my first impression was he is a really nice guy very down to earth and he really took the time to talk to me about everything and he's welling to help me . I really really liked him . Plus I heard so many great things about his work. And since I had such a bad experience with another doctor "who's supposed to be the best" but very rude and unsupportive. And still messed up . I would definitely go for a doctor that doesn't just have surgery skills cause ones you've gone under the knife anything could happen even with the best doctor out there and after you had surgery you definitely want a good doctor who is patient and supportive to his patients not someone who just have surgical skills . Because you are still going to need the doctor support after surgery. So thats why I'm really considering getting my surgery with him... and that been my experience with him so far .

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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2013)

    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.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2015, 2013, 2014, 2011)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2014, 2016)

    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 5th Anniversary Award (2015)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Education

    27 Years Experience

  • University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

    Graduated in 1991

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. James M Shenko accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue Select
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    • Tufts Granite Advantage EPO, PPO and Saver
    • Tufts PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

James Michael Shenko Md, 299 Lincoln St Ste 201, Worcester, MA

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