Dr. Shirley A Wilkerson MD Neonatologist

Dr. Shirley Wilkerson is a neonatologist in Louisville, Kentucky. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Health Louisville and Norton Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. She is one of 23 doctors at Baptist Health Louisville and one of 15 at Norton Hospital who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Education & Medical Training

University of Louisville
Residency, Pediatrics, 1977 - 1980

University of Alabama School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

KY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Visual perceptual skills in children born with very low birth weights.
Davis, D.W., Burns, B.M., Wilkerson, S.A., Steichen, J.J.

Parent-child interaction and attention regulation in children born prematurely.
Davis, D.W., Burns, B., Snyder, E., Dossett, D., Wilkerson, S.A.

Central venous catheter bloodstream infections in the neonatal intensive care unit.
Fallat, M. E., Gallinaro, R. N., Stover, B. H., Wilkerson, S., Goldsmith, L. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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