Dr. Andrew Alan Shelton MD

Dr. Andrew Shelton is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Stanford, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Menlo Park Surgical Hospital and Stanford Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Shelton accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Menlo Park Surgical Hospital and one of 3 at Stanford Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, General Surgery, 1991–1996

University of Minnesota
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1995–1998

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Outcomes of repeat colonoscopy in patients with polyps referred for surgery without biopsy-proven cancer.
Friedland, S.,Banerjee, S.,Kochar, R.,Chen, A.,Shelton, A.

Predictors of postoperative urinary retention after colorectal surgery.
Kin, C.,Rhoads, K. F.,Jalali, M.,Shelton, A. A.,Welton, M. L.

Single-cell dissection of transcriptional heterogeneity in human colon tumors.
Dalerba, P., Kalisky, T., Sahoo, D., Rajendran, P.S., Rothenberg, M.E., Leyrat, A.A., Sim, S., Okamoto, J., Johnston, D.M., Qian, D., Zabala, M., Bueno, J., Neff, N.F., Wang, J., Shelton, A.A., Visser, B., Hisamori, S., Shimono, Y., van de Wetering, M., C

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Insurances Accepted

  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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