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About Dr. Joseph B Shrager

Dr. Joseph B Shrager, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Stanford, CA. He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery, Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) and Vascular Surgery. Dr. Shrager has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph B Shrager is Great. Dr. Joseph B Shrager has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Joseph B Shrager is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Stanford Medical Center

300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305
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Specialties

Dr. Joseph B Shrager has the following 3 specialties

  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
  • Vascular Surgery

    Vascular surgeons treat and manage disorders in your veins, arteries and your lymphatic system to ensure blood circulation in your heart and in brain is the best it can be. They're well-versed on how your vascular system works with the rest of your body and they can treat conditions that may cause blockages or buildup.
    They can perform many of the same diagnostic testing as interventional radiologists can, such as angiography and MRIs. In addition to diagnosis, they provide critical care and treatment for aneurysms, artery blockages and trauma injuries that involve your veins. They can also help patients manage diabetes, blood pressure and cholesterol as well as treat artery disease. Treatment for more serious cases might include bypass surgery or surgery to remove plaque.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Joseph B Shrager has the following 20 expertise

  • Mediastinum Cancer (Mediastinal Neoplasm)
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Thymus Tumor (Thymoma)
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Mediastinal Cyst
  • Pulmonary Emphysema (COPD)
  • Aneurysm
  • Animal Muscular Dystrophy
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Thymus Gland Removal (Thymectomy)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Varicose Veins
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Pneumothorax
  • Lung Cancer

Dr. Joseph B Shrager has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Joseph B Shrager is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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surgery follow up

does not f/u after major surgery. poor comunication, lack of critical return calls. inadequate support of clinical and pain issues after surgery. does not explain specific locations of illness.genralizing and minimizing need for any continued care ,lacking treatment plan. office attitude and teamwork poor.

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Five Stars

HE IS THE BEST THERE IS!

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2013, 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.

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® For Cancer are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals as being the best in preventing, diagnosing, and treating cancer and its related ramifications. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Education

    30 Years Experience

  • Harvard Medical School

    Graduated in 1988

  • Massachusetts General Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Joseph B Shrager accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Blue Shield California
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • UHC West
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Stanford Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA

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