Treatment & Services
- Clinical Evaluation, Diagnosis And Treatment
- Inflammatory/Autoimmune Neuropathy
- Lumbar Puncture (Spinal Tap)
- Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Ultrasound
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- Autoimmune/Inflammatory Polyneuropathy
- Brachial Plexus
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease (CMT)
- Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
- Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy (cidp)
- Entrapment Neuropathies
- Fabry's Disease
- Guillain-Barre Syndrome
- Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM)
- Lambert-eaton Myasthenic Syndrome
- Lumbosacral Plexopathy
- Muscular Dystrophy
- Myasthenic Crisis
- Nerve Compression of the Hand
- Nerve Diseases
- Nerve Injuries
- Nerve Injuries Of The Shoulder
- Nerve Tumors
- Neuromuscular Disease
- Neuropathy - Diabetic
- Periodic Paralysis
- Peripheral Nerve Disorders
- Peripheral Nerve Injury
- Pompe's Disease
- Post-polio Syndrome
- Small Fiber Neuropathy
- Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Graduate School - Baldwin Wallace University
Berea, OH USA
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Internship - MetroHealth Medical Center
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH USA
Undergraduate - Wittenberg University
Springfield, OH USA
- Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Ultrasound Mini-Fellowship, Wake Forest University School of Medicine and North Carolina Baptist Hospitals
- President’s Research Initiative Award, AANEM
- Neurology - Neuromuscular Medicine
Electromyography, neuromuscular medicine, peripheral nerve injury, ultrasound of peripheral nerve and muscle, entrapment neuropathies, nerve tumors, plexopathies
Awards & Honors
- Bruce Hubbard Stewart Award for Humanistic Medicine
- American Academy of Neurology (AAN)
- Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM)
- American Medical Association (AMA)
- American Society of Neuroimaging (ASN)
- American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM)
Research & Publications
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68 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
12 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Oct 31, 2018
Dr. Shook was very good at listening to me and asking clarifying questions when something didn't seem clear to me. I greatly appreciated his patience and the care he took with me during the appointment.
Reviewed on Sep 28, 2018
From the time I made my appointment to the time that Dr. Shook saw me, everything went extremely well.
Reviewed on Sep 17, 2018
Dr. Shook was amazing. My ability to make an appointment was very easy and the person I spook with very helpful and knowledgeable. I will recommend the Cleveland neurology clinic to anyone needing services.
Reviewed on Sep 17, 2018
Dr. Shook was outstanding, informative and caring. He took time and listened, answered all questions. Excellent doctor.
Reviewed on Aug 28, 2018
Dr Shook very much appreciated by us for his help and hard work went the extra mile to help also for setting me up with Dr Fernandez he was also fantastic. Thanks to everyone on both their staffs believe may be be on my way to fixing a 3 year problem. God bless you
Reviewed on Aug 13, 2018
I had to wait 8 weeks to get into see Dr. Shook. When you are in a lot of pain, that is a long time to wait. He was an excellent doctor. I was just difficult to wait.
Reviewed on Aug 10, 2018
I appreciate Dr Shook taking time to call me.. it helps immensely to speak to him when so far away.
Reviewed on May 4, 2018
Dr. Shook was well informed he answered all my questions. He went over a POC with me and time frame he would contact me back. This is my fourth Neurologist and I'm very pleased with him and confident in his ability to treat me.
Reviewed on Apr 9, 2018
Very positive experience; extremely thorough and communicative doctor.
Reviewed on Apr 9, 2018
wait time was a bit long for doctor, but he spent so much time with us I can easily see how he could get behind schedule. I have no problem waiting for the excellent level of service Dr Shook provided.
Reviewed on Feb 19, 2018
Communication with Dr Shook in all regards has been excellent at all times. Clear, professional and respectful.
Reviewed on Feb 12, 2018
Good experience. I wish he could have expedited the next appointment as a lot of time had already passed for an issue needing attention. Waiting two months for the next appointment is too long to wait.
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