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Dr. Cynthia Shortell, MD

Dr. Cynthia Shortell, MD

Age 64 Vascular Surgery F
(17) 17 reviews
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Dr. Cynthia Shortell, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Durham, NC. She currently practices at James E Davis Ambul Sgcl Ctr and is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. She accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Shortell is board certified in Vascular Surgery.

Education

  • CORNELL UNIVERSITY / NEW YORK STATE STATUTORY COLLEGES, Medical School — 1984

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Jul 15, 2019
I saw Dr. Shortell the first time about eight or 10 years ago for a varicose vein surgery. Personable and interested in me. I saw her again last year for two varicose vein surgeries. I gave her feedback about a problem with the administration of a pill to relax me before one of the surgeries, but it was given too late to have an effect in time for the surgery. Dr. Shortell appreciated me giving her that feedback, saying “you are the reason that we are here. And what you have to say is important.“ I recently gave feedback to another surgeon at another local hospital, because of major problems due to bad medical care. When I gave that other surgeon feedback, she did not want to hear it and almost tried to blame me the problem her people created that caused me a great deal of unnecessary pain and stress. Dr Shortell is wonderful!!!
— Jul 15, 2019
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Cynthia Shortell, MD on Sharecare. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Shortell's profile.

Dr. Shortell frequently treats the following conditions: Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis, Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), and Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT). See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Cynthia Shortell, MD is affiliated with Duke University Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Cynthia Shortell, MD holds board certifications in Vascular Surgery.

Dr. Shortell has over 38 years of healthcare experience.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Duke University Hospital

Locations

  1. James E Davis Ambul Sgcl Ctr

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      Davis Ambulatory Surgical Ctr Lab
      120 E Carver St, Durham, NC 27704 (919) 470-1000