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Dr. Michelle M. Shepard MD

Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) | Nephrology

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1411 King St Charleston SC, 29403
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5/5

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Dr. Michelle Shepard is a nephrologist practicing in Charleston, SC. Dr. Shepard specializes in the care and treatment of the kidneys. As a nephrologist, Dr. Shepard most typically treats conditions like kidney stones, chronic kidney disease, acute renal failure, polycystuc kidney disease, high blood pressure and more. Nephrologists are also experts on kidney transplantation and dialysis. They are usually referred to by primary care physicians for problems related to the kidneys, and while they can perform tests to diagnose kidney disorders, they do not perform surgeries.

Board Certification

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM

Provider Details

FemaleEnglish 16 years of experience

Residency

  • Seton Hall U Sch Grad Med Ed, Internal Medicine  

Dr. Michelle M. Shepard MD's Practice location

Practice At 1411 King St

1411 King St -
Charleston, SC 29403
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New patients: 843-723-7227
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109 BEE ST -
CHARLESTON, SC 29401
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Dr. Michelle M. Shepard MD has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 3 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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169 ASHLEY AVE CHARLESTON SC 29425

Head south on King Street (US 78) 1.1 mi
Turn right onto Moultrie Street 873 ft
Turn left onto Rutledge Avenue 1.2 mi
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2095 HENRY TECKLENBURG DRIVE CHARLESTON SC 29414

Head north on King Street (US 78) 115 ft
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Take the ramp on the right 1251 ft
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ROPER HOSPITALl

316 CALHOUN ST CHARLESTON SC 29401

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Turn right onto Moultrie Street 873 ft
Turn left onto Rutledge Avenue 4820 ft
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Turn left onto President Street 664 ft
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MUSC MEDICAL CENTERl

169 ASHLEY AVE CHARLESTON SC 29425

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Turn right 104 ft
Turn left 62 ft
Turn right onto Bee Street 1398 ft
Turn right onto President Street 664 ft
Turn left onto Jonathan Lucas Street 685 ft
Turn left onto Mill Street 429 ft
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BON SECOURS-ST FRANCIS XAVIER HOSPITALl

2095 HENRY TECKLENBURG DRIVE CHARLESTON SC 29414

Head north 41 ft
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Keep left at the fork onto Ashley River Road (SC 61) 1.9 mi
Keep left at the fork onto Paul Cantrell Boulevard 1.3 mi
Turn left onto Magwood Drive 538 ft
Turn left onto Henry Teckenburg Drive 662 ft
Make a sharp right 635 ft
Turn right 40 ft
Turn left 92 ft
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316 CALHOUN ST CHARLESTON SC 29401

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Turn right 104 ft
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Turn right onto Bee Street 752 ft
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Turn left onto Doughty Street 349 ft
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