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Dr. Cedric Shorter, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.9 (16)
Map Pin Small St Petersburg, FL
Accepting new patients
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Overview of Dr. Cedric Shorter, MD

Dr. Cedric Shorter, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in St Petersburg, FL. They graduated from Damascus University and is affiliated with HCA Florida Northside Hospital. Dr. Shorter, completed a residency at Wayne State University. Patients rated Dr. Shorter an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Shorter works at Neurosurgical Associates of Tampa Bay in St Petersburg, FL. They are accepting new patients and accept Cigna and UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Shorter's Office Locations

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    Neurosurgical Associates of Tampa Bay
    603 7th St S Ste 540, St Petersburg, FL 33701 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Ratings & Reviews

    3.9
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    About Dr. Cedric Shorter, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1194936096
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University fo Kansas
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Wayne State University
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    Internship
    • Wayne State University
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Damascus University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Florida Northside Hospital

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    Dr. Cedric Shorter, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Shorter is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Shorter works at Neurosurgical Associates of Tampa Bay in St Petersburg, FL. View the full address on Dr. Shorter’s profile.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Shorter. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shorter.

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