Edward D Shuherk, MD

Specialties: Family Medicine
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Primary Location:

SCL Health Medical Group - Green Mountain

12790 W Alameda Pkwy Ste A
Lakewood, CO 80228-2850
Phone: 303-403-6350
Fax: 303-403-6372
Accepting New Patients Yes
MyChart Provider Yes
Board certified in family medicine, Dr. Shuherk's career began while he was studying for his bachelor's degree at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. While studying toward that degree, he was sent to Saudi Arabia where he served as a Marine corpsman in Desert Storm. During his tour, he performed medevacs and worked as a surgical technician. He later received his medical degree from the Roy and Lucille Carver College of Medicine in Iowa City, Iowa.

After receiving his medical degree, Dr. Shuherk spent five years in Iowa working in rural medicine. While running his own practice, he also helped serve the medical needs of the town's nursing home. Looking to give back to men and women who serve in the U.S. military, he next worked with veterans in an outpatient clinic setting. Dr. Shuherk also practiced medicine in both an urgent care facility and as a concierge family physician. Each experience allowed Dr. Shuherk to develop a personal medical practice that facilitates building lasting relationships with each of his patients.

"I love family medicine. I am passionate about building relationships with my patients and discussing their concerns without any judgment. I try to give them valuable information so we can sit down and have an open discussion about their health."

Dr. Shuherk's varied medical background has influenced his areas of clinical interest including geriatrics, mental health and pediatrics. Currently, he is working on his occupational medicine certification.

In his spare time, Dr. Shuherk and his partner enjoy fitness training their golden retriever, dining at all of the restaurants Denver has to offer and traveling.
Certifications
  • Amer Brd Family Medicine
Education
  • University of Iowa College of Medicine, Medical School
Residencies
  • Northeast Iowa Medical Education Foundation
Affiliations
Lutheran Medical Center, SCL Health Medical Group
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Patient Ratings (210)
Overall Rating
4.8 out of 5
Provider discussed treatment options
4.7 out of 5
Provider showed concern
4.8 out of 5
Provider explained things clearly
4.8 out of 5
Provider included you in decisions
4.8 out of 5
Likelihood of recommending this provider
4.8 out of 5
Extent to which Care Provider listened
4.8 out of 5

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Patient Reviews (31)
4/10/2020

Best primary care doctor I've had in years.


4/6/2020

Dr. Shuherk is the best.


3/25/2020

My doctor was stellar. He put a potential name to something that I've been dealing with for a long time and gave me lots of information about the things that I've been dealing with. He gave me print off information as well as giving me a verbal rundown of what to expect moving forward. He talked with me about potential symptom management and didn't undermine any of my questions or concerns. I'm very thankful to be one of his patients.


3/25/2020

great


3/23/2020

Doctor Shuherk is the best person and doctor I've ever had and my family and I are very fortunate and grateful to have him as our physician! Don't let him move or retire!


3/23/2020

He enjoys his work and he put his whole heart into it


3/23/2020

bruh. Dr. Eddie was by far, the best primary care doctor I have had since I was too old to have a children's physician. never let him go


3/18/2020

My experiences with Dr Shuherk have been very good. As a person with complex medical issues and a medical history the size of a reference book (probably), my past experience left me feeling like I will always have to fight to advocate for myself. Dr Shuherk has done an excellent job in listening and addressing my concerns.


3/18/2020

I was very happy everyone was helpful and answered my questions.


3/12/2020

I wish everyone in my family was being cared for by this office...


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