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Dr. Lawrence Shirley, MD

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20 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Lawrence Shirley, MD

Dr. Lawrence Shirley, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Lexington, KY. They specialize in General Surgery, has 20 years of experience, and is board certified in Complex General Surgical Oncology. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY / CHANDLER MEDICAL CENTER and is affiliated with Baptist Health Lexington. Patients rated Dr. Shirley an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Shirley works at Practice in Lexington, KY. They frequently treat conditions like Appendicitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Shirley's Office Locations

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    Lexington Surgeons
    1760 Nicholasville Rd Ste 202, Lexington, KY 40503 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 277-5711

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  • Baptist Health Lexington

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    About Dr. Lawrence Shirley, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 20 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1205046620
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY / CHANDLER MEDICAL CENTER
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Complex General Surgical Oncology and General Surgery
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    Dr. Shirley has seen patients for Appendicitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Shirley on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    1 patients have reviewed Dr. Shirley. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shirley.

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