Dr. Scott A Shikora MD Surgeon

Dr. Scott Shikora is a surgeon in Brookline, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Brigham and Women's Hospital and Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 22 years. He is one of 136 doctors at Brigham and Women's Hospital and one of 8 at Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1985 - 1991

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Another successful year.
Shikora, S. A.

Recalcitrant hypocalcemia after thyroidectomy in patients with previous Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.
McKenzie, T. J.,Chen, Y.,Hodin, R. A.,Shikora, S. A.,Hutter, M. M.,Gaz, R. D.,Moore, F. D.,Lubitz, C. C.

Total weight loss associated with increased physical activity after bariatric surgery may increase the need for total joint arthroplasty.
Trofa, D.,Smith, E. L.,Shah, V.,Shikora, S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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