Dr. Kay Shawchuck is a general surgeon practicing in Fargo, ND. Dr. Shawchuck specializes in abdominal contents including the esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas and often thyroid glands. General surgeons are able to deal with almost any surgical or critical care emergency, also involving the skin or soft tissue trauma. Dr. Shawchuck provides quality surgical service for gravely ill or injured patients and is able to respond quickly due to knowledge of various surgical procedures.
Education and Training
In Univ Sch of Med, Indianapolis In 1988
SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS
- Univ Tx Med Branch Hosps, General Surgery
- University Tx Med Branch Hosps
Dr. Kay Marie Shawchuck M.D.'s Practice location
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- Gastric Bypass Surgery: Can I Afford It?
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- What Is An Anal Fissurectomy?
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