Dr. Howard L Shackelford MD Surgeon

Dr. Howard Shackelford is a surgeon in Saint Clairsville, Ohio. He received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Shackelford accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Vascular, Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Education & Medical Training

Ohio Valley Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1976–1981

Allegheny General Hospital-Western Pennsylvania Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1981–1983

West Virginia University School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 32 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

OH State Medical License
Active through 2016

WV State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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