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Neurosurgery

Scott R. Shepard, MD

Scott R. Shepard
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Specialties

Neurosurgery

4.6
105 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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about me
Clinical Interests
  • Brain tumors
  • Pituitary tumors
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery
  • Gamma knife radiosurgery
  • Spinal cord tumors
Highlights

Dr. Shepard was featured in a 6 ABC "Moves in Medicine" segment. Watch the video to learn about a new less-invasive treatment for seizures and brain tumors.

Education
  • MD, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
Training
  • Fellowship, Surgical Neuro-Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering, New York, NY
  • Residency, Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Board Certification
  • Neurological Surgery
Memberships
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Society of Neuro Oncology
offices

Office Locations

Temple Neurosciences Center

Neurosurgery at Temple University Hospital – Main Campus

3509 N. Broad Street

Boyer Pavilion

5th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Neurosciences Center at Jeanes Campus

Temple University Hospital – Jeanes Campus
7500 Central Avenue
Physicians' Office Building
Suite 210
Philadelphia, PA 19111
215-728-CARE

Fox Chase Cancer Center

333 Cottman Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19111

888-369-2427

Outpatient services located at Fox Chase Cancer Center Main Campus are provided by Temple University Hospital.

publications
Digital Bibliography
Selected Publications

Shepard SR. Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury. Emedicine, 2002.

Shepard SR, Gutin PG. Surgery of Metastatic Tumors in Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques. Thieme 2006.

Shepard, SR. Evaluation and Management of Traumatic Brain Injury, Chapter 32 in Lowry, Ed. Learning Surgery (Springer: 2007).

Shepard, SR. Neurotrauma, Chapter 8 in Zakaria, A. Neurocritical Care Board Review: Questions and Answers. Demos, 2013.

ratings & reviews

105 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about Patient Satisfaction Rating.

OVERALL RATING

4.60 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.6
Give easy to understand instruction
4.7
Provider expl in way you understand
4.7
Provider listen carefully to you
4.6
Show respect for what you say
4.6
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
4.5
June 21, 2021

I am very grateful for the level of concern for my health shown by Dr Shepard and his staff.

5.0
June 21, 2021

Excellent.

5.0
May 1, 2021

This was the first time I saw DR. Shepard since my previous neurosurgeon left Temple and I was referred to Dr Shepard. I was very impressed and feel comfortable with him and his staff.

5.0
April 29, 2021

Superb professional.

5.0
April 27, 2021

the staff and the doctors are great.great service

4.5
March 15, 2021

very good

5.0
February 1, 2021

Dr. Shepard is the Best.

0.5
November 30, 2020

The doctor did not listen to me or let me talk about my condition. He only spent about 7 minutes with me and brushed me off.

5.0
November 20, 2020

Dr. Shepard is a caring surgeon. Very efficient.

5.0
November 3, 2020

The NP and Dr. Shepard were wonderful and explained things well.

5.0
October 26, 2020

I received excellent care with Dr. Shepard & his sfaff.

0.0
October 26, 2020

Bad experience, provider was not interested in me, he talked to person who brought me, provider did not look at me.

5.0
October 21, 2020

[...] Dr. Shephard was very clear, listened well, & spent a long time with me. I felt in excellent hands. [...]

5.0
October 5, 2020

Outstanding service provided by doctor & staff.

5.0
September 30, 2020

Dr. Shepard spent a lot of time with me, explained what he didn't see on x-rays, MRI's & CAT scans.

5.0
September 28, 2020

Excellent dr and his team.

5.0
August 28, 2020

Dr. and staff are courteous and great. Dr. has great bedside manner and nurses are great.

5.0
August 25, 2020

I am very grateful for the care Dr. Shepard and his staff provided.

5.0
July 30, 2020

I had a good experience seeing Dr. Scott H. Shepard.

5.0
June 9, 2020

Dr. is very good and has a sense of humor - more of your doctors need that.