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About Dr. Jeffrey S Shilt

Dr. Jeffrey S Shilt, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX. He has 26 years of experience. His specialties include Pediatric Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

16 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jeffrey S Shilt is Good. Dr. Jeffrey S Shilt has been rated by 16 patients. From those 16 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Jeffrey S Shilt is 3.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Texas Medical Center

6701 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Specialties

Dr. Jeffrey S Shilt has the following 2 specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

    A pediatric surgeon is a qualified surgeon who has additional training in performing surgery on young patients, including fetuses (neonatal or fetal surgery), infants, children, adolescents and teenagers.
    Because pediatric patients are still growing and developing, they are often more difficult to operate on than adults. These patients have smaller bodies and smaller organs requiring even more of a precise and measured approach by a surgeon.
    Some of the conditions that may require the care of a pediatric surgeon are congenital malformations, such as cleft lip and palate, abdominal wall defects, like hernias, deformities of the chest wall, childhood tumors, like neuroblastomas and separation of conjoined twins.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Jeffrey S Shilt has the following 11 expertise

  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Brain Injuries
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Stroke
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Spinal Injuries

Board Certifications

Dr. Jeffrey S Shilt is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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One Star

Very disappointed. Did not explain my childs condition in terms I could understand and appeared irritated when I asked for clarification. Spent less then 10 mins in the room after waiting close to an hour .

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loved Dr. Shilt

Dr. Shilt treated my newborn (6 days old) for a severe case of club feet. He was fantastic and more than competent. He is a quiet doctor and not too chatty if that bothers you, however, I want a doctor that can do the job. He personally molded the casts each week on my son's feet. It was apparent that he has high expectations of staff--keeps them on their toes. Thankful for him. I can not speak as to what the current facility offers for wait time as he was our doctor in North Carolina. However, the facility that we used always had a full waiting room, but the demand was just that high. Worth the wait.

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Would not recommend to anyone

Long wait. Dr. Shilt did not answer questions satisfactorily, rude, impatient, arrogant.

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Diagnosis is half the battle!

At first I felt like Dr. Shilt was a bit dismissive. My 5-year-old daughter has some in-toeing. After examining her briefly, he said was very minor and he was nearly certain that she would grow out of it with no treatment. I was not convinced, and, to his credit, he listened and agreed to reconsider when I described some other issues I was having with her (which I wasn't sure were related). Eventually, he gave her a diagnosis of spastic hemiplegia and referred me to an excellent physical therapist. I was so grateful to him for listening to me - even though my daughter's condition is very mild, it has been such a relief to have a diagnosis and to understand WHY she has the issues that she does.

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Experienced doctor

Dr. Schilt is very competent and excellent in his care. He took time to really talk to us the parents and to our daughter about the scoliosis diagnosis. He was quiet at first but was very willing to answer and discuss questions. He was knowledgeable and able to describe the history and options of scoliosis care. He has work quite a bit with the Providence back brace and has had great success in treating our daughter.

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  • Education

    26 Years Experience

  • University Of Missouri Kansas City School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1992

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Jeffrey S Shilt accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Texas Medical Center, 6701 Fannin St, Houston, TX
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