Dr. Timothy R Shope, MD



General Surgery     -  Pennsylvania,  Hershey

 Overview

Dr. Timothy R Shope, MD works in Hershey, Pennsylvania is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Albany Med Center Hospital. Dr. Shope is affiliated with Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and practicing for 22 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Dystonia 7, Torsion
  • Exercise Management
  • Genetic Testing
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Memory Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Skin Infections
  • Throat Swab
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion

 Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 22

 State License

  • Pennsylvania

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospital


Albany Med Center Hospital




Medical School


Hahnemann University

Philadelphia, PA, United States

Graduated: 1997

Fellowship Hospital


Penn State


Year completed: 2003

 Awards

1   ASE
2   ASBS
3   SAGES
4   SLS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

500 University Drive
Pennsylvania (PA)
Hershey,
17033

  (800) 233-4082

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 500 University Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania (PA), 17033




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Preferred PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware PPO
  • Emblem Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • GEHA
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • KeyCare PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • One Net
  • One Net PPO
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Select
  • Southern Health PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Milton S. Hershey Medical Center photo


Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

500 University Drive Pennsylvania PA, Hershey, 17033

Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is a hospital located in Hershey, PA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 15 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 16 procedures.




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