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Dr. Barry Sheppard

Surgery - Thoracic
Oakland, CA
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About me
I specialize in
Surgery - Thoracic
I have been in practice
32 years
I speak
English
I'm known for
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Cancer
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Locally
17
Lung cancer
1st
Locally
9
Knowledgeable
14th
Locally
1
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Saved 2 lives
Helped 147,842 people
Received 247 doctor agrees
Received 99 thanks
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I am located at
3300 Webster Street
Suite 500
Oakland , CA 94609
Office hours
Tue 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Wed 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Accepted Insurance Plans
Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company
Aetna
Alameda Alliance for Health
Blue Shield of California
UnitedHealthcare
UPMC Health Plan
Cigna
Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company
Medicaid
Medicare
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
University of South Carolina School of Medicine, SC
I'm affiliated with
Hospitals
ALTA BATES SUMMIT MEDICAL CENTER
ALTA BATES SUMMIT MEDICAL CENTER - ALTA BATES CAMP
EDEN MEDICAL CENTER
I've won the following awards
Top Thoracic Surgeon , California
Fall 2014
Thought Leader, Alameda County Region
Spring 2014
Top Doctor, Alameda County Region
Fall 2014
I've published
Balancing curability and unnecessary surgery in the context of computed tomography screening for lung cancer.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery (2013)
R Flores, T Bauer, R Aye, S Andaz, L Kohman, B Sheppard, W Mayfield, R Thurer, M Smith, R Korst, F Grannis, H Pass, C Connery, R Yip, J P Smith, D Yankelevitz, C Henschke, N Altorki
Sublobar resection is equivalent to lobectomy for clinical stage 1A lung cancer in solid nodules.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 147, 754-62; Discussion 762-4 (2014)
N K Altorki, R Yip, T Hanaoka, T Bauer, R Aye, L Kohman, B Sheppard, R Thurer, S Andaz, M Smith, W Mayfield, F Grannis, R Korst, H Pass, M Straznicka, R Flores, C I Henschke
Definition of a positive test result in computed tomography screening for lung cancer: a cohort study.
Annals of internal medicine, 158, 246-52 (2013)
C I Henschke, R Yip, D F Yankelevitz, J P Smith
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