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Dr. Palma Shaw, MD

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Dr. Palma Shaw, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Syracuse, NY. They specialize in General Surgery, has 30 years of experience, and is board certified in Vascular Surgery. They graduated from Hahnemann Universtiy - Philadelphia and is affiliated with Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca, Crouse Hospital and Upstate University Hospital.

Dr. Shaw works at Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD), Aneurysm and Venous Insufficiency along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1
    Upstate Medical University
    750 E Adams St, Syracuse, NY 13210 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (315) 464-1800
  2. 2
    Community General Hospital
    4900 Broad Rd, Syracuse, NY 13215 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (315) 492-5750

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca
  • Crouse Hospital
  • Upstate University Hospital

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) Chevron Icon
Aneurysm Chevron Icon
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Venous Insufficiency Chevron Icon
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Carotid Artery Disease Chevron Icon
Aortic Aneurysm Chevron Icon
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm Chevron Icon
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection Chevron Icon
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography Chevron Icon
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Chevron Icon
Abdominal Pain Chevron Icon
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open Chevron Icon
Atherosclerosis of Aorta Chevron Icon
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) Chevron Icon
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer Chevron Icon
Hyperparathyroidism Chevron Icon
Iliac Aneurysm Chevron Icon
Lymphedema Chevron Icon
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting Chevron Icon
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities Chevron Icon
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis Chevron Icon
Peripheral Artery Bypass Chevron Icon
Peripheral Artery Catheterization Chevron Icon
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis Chevron Icon
Port Placements or Replacements Chevron Icon
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm Chevron Icon
Skin Grafts Chevron Icon
Spider Veins Chevron Icon
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) Chevron Icon
Varicose Vein Procedure Chevron Icon
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Venous Compression Chevron Icon
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Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Chevron Icon
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Aortic Dissection Chevron Icon
Aortic Ectasia Chevron Icon
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Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis Chevron Icon
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Barrett's Esophagus Chevron Icon
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Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft Chevron Icon
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Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) Chevron Icon
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Congenital Heart Defects Chevron Icon
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Crohn's Disease Chevron Icon
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Chevron Icon
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia Chevron Icon
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration Chevron Icon
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Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Chevron Icon
Endovascular Repair of Aorta Chevron Icon
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open Chevron Icon
Gallstones Chevron Icon
Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
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Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS) Chevron Icon
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Peripheral Arterial Dissection Chevron Icon
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy Chevron Icon
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Pleural Effusion Chevron Icon
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis Chevron Icon
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease Chevron Icon
Rib Fracture Chevron Icon
Secondary Malignancies Chevron Icon
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft Chevron Icon
Umbilical Hernia Chevron Icon
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines Chevron Icon
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Venous Embolism and Thrombosis Chevron Icon
Venous Sclerotherapy Chevron Icon
Ventral Hernia Chevron Icon
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    About Dr. Palma Shaw, MD

    Specialties
    • General Surgery
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    Years of Experience
    • 30 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1639107279
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Newark Beth Israel Med Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • St Viincent Hospital New York
    Residency
    Internship
    • Med University South Carolina
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Hahnemann Universtiy - Philadelphia
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Vascular Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Shaw has an average wait time of 16 – 30 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Shaw has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Shaw works at Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse, NY. View the full address on Dr. Shaw’s profile.

    Dr. Shaw has seen patients for Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD), Aneurysm and Venous Insufficiency, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Shaw on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Shaw. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shaw.

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