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Dr. George Shires III, MD

General Surgery*
4.7 (34)
Map Pin Small Dallas, TX
Accepting new patients
46 years of experience

Overview of Dr. George Shires III, MD

Dr. George Shires III, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Dallas, TX. They specialize in General Surgery, has 46 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Duke University and is affiliated with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. Dr. Shires III, completed a residency at Emory University. Patients rated Dr. Shires III an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Shires III works at Texas Health Surgical Specialists in Dallas, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Ileus, Cholecystitis and Gallstones and Gallstones along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Shires III' Office Locations

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    Texas Health Surgical Specialists
    8230 Walnut Hill Ln Bldg 3, Dallas, TX 75231 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (214) 369-5432

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  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas

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Ileus
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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Gallstones
Pancreatic Cancer
Abdominal Pain
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Appendicitis
Biliary Atresia
Cholangiocarcinoma
Colorectal Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Incisional Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Liver Cancer
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Cancer
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Duodenal Polypectomy
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Port Placements or Replacements
Acute Bowel Infarction
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Tract Cancer
Bone Cancer
Bowel Strangulation
Brain Injury
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Varices
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Gynecologic Cancer
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Illeum Cancer
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Ischemic Colitis
Jejunum Cancer
Lipomas
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Lung Cancer
Lymphangioma
Meckel's Diverticulum
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Osteosarcoma
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Adrenalectomy
Adrenalectomy with Robotic Assist
Appendectomy
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Surgery
Colectomy
Cystectomy
Cystectomy with Robotic Assist
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision
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Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Hemigastrectomy
Hepatectomy
Hernia Repair
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Liver Tumor Ablation
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lumpectomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Nephrectomy
Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Puncture Aspiration
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Splenectomy with Robotic Assist
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wedge Resection Colon
Wedge Resection Stomach
Wound Repair
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    4.7
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    About Dr. George Shires III, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 46 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1346262870
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Cornell University
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Emory University
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Duke University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. George Shires III, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Shires III is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Shires III works at Texas Health Surgical Specialists in Dallas, TX. View the full address on Dr. Shires III’s profile.

    Dr. Shires III has seen patients for Ileus, Cholecystitis and Gallstones and Gallstones, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Shires III on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    34 patients have reviewed Dr. Shires III. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shires III.

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