Cheryl Anne Shaw, DO| Family Medicine | MedStar Health

Cheryl Anne Shaw, DO
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.8 out of 5 (1186 reviews)

Specialties: Family Medicine

Languages: English

(301) 997-0709

About me

Dr. Shaw is a Family Physician who provides preventative care to all ages. She has a special intrest in caring for pediatric and adult patients with developmental disabilities. She was chosen chief resident in her final year of residency. She also received the Golden Gomco Award for procedural excellence in residency. Dr. Shaw is board certified in Family Medicine. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Osteopathic Association.

Clinical areas of focus

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Allergies
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Hypertension
  • Physical Exams
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Sore Throat
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Abdominal Distention
  • Abdominal Migraine
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Acute Arthritis
  • Acute Back Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Allergies
  • Altered Bowel Habits
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Pain
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Anxiety
  • Arm Injury
  • Arthralgia
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bereavement
  • Birthmark
  • Blood In Stool
  • Breast Lump
  • Bright Red Blood Per Rectum
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruising
  • Burns
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Childhood Onset Fluency Disorder
  • Chlamydia
  • Cholesterol Disorders
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cradle Cap
  • Depression
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Disturbance Of Attention
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysuria
  • Ear Infections
  • Epilepsy
  • Eye Infections
  • Family History Of Breast Cancer
  • Family History Of Cancer
  • Family History Of Heart Disease
  • Fever
  • First Degree Burns
  • Foot Injury
  • Frequency Of Urination
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Gout
  • Grave's Disease
  • Grief
  • Hashimoto Thyroiditis
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Racing
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hip Click
  • Hip Pain
  • Hirsutism
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hyperlipidemia Syndrome
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impacted Cerumen
  • Impetigo
  • Infectious Mononucleosis
  • Influenza
  • Ingrown Hair
  • Ingrown Nail
  • Insect Bites And Stings
  • Insulin Resistance
  • Intention Tremor
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Keratosis Pilaris
  • Knee Pain
  • Laceration
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Leg Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Migraine
  • Mood Disorders
  • Motion Sickness
  • Mouth Pain
  • Muscle Strain
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasal Congestion
  • Nausea And Vomiting
  • Neck Pain
  • Neonatal Acne
  • Newborn Feeding Problems
  • Night Sweats
  • Nightmares
  • Nipple Discharge
  • Novel Coronavirus
  • Numbness
  • Obesity
  • Odynophagia
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Persistent Asthma
  • Persistent Cough
  • Pertussis
  • Pharyngitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pleuritic Pain
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy
  • Poison Oak
  • Prediabetes
  • Pulmonary Infections
  • Pyelonephritis
  • Rash
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Pain
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Restless Legs Syndrome
  • Retinopathy Of Prematurity
  • Ringworm Of Body
  • Rosacea
  • Scratchy Voice
  • Seasonal Allergies
  • Sensitive Skin
  • Shortness Of Breath (SOB)
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sinus Pain
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Abscess
  • Skin Tag
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Slowing Of Urinary Stream
  • Sore Throat
  • Spider Bite
  • Stomach Pain
  • Stool Changes
  • Straining On Urination
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Submandibular Swelling
  • Sunburn
  • Swallowing Problem
  • Tachycardia
  • Teething
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Pain
  • Thalassemia
  • Thyroid Disorder
  • Tick Borne Infections
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Upper Lip Tie
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • Vaginal Discharge
  • Varicella
  • Varicella Virus
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Conjunctivitis
  • Viral Infections
  • Visual Disturbance
  • Weakness
  • Wheezing
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Procedures I perform

  • Administrative Physicals
  • Adolescent Health
  • Birth Control
  • Blood Pressure Screening
  • Blood Test
  • Breast Cancer Prevention And Risk Reduction
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Breast Examination
  • Camp Physicals
  • Cancer Prevention
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cerumen Removal
  • Chemistry Blood Panel
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • College Health
  • Concussion Testing
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression And Anxiety Assessments
  • Developmental Assessment
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Education
  • Diabetes Management
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Therapy
  • Diet And Exercise
  • Diet And Nutrition
  • Drug Test
  • Ear Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Employee Health
  • Family Planning
  • Fitness For Duty Evaluations
  • Flu Shot Vaccination
  • Gynecological Exam
  • Health Maintenance
  • Health Screening
  • Hepatitis A Vaccination
  • Hepatitis B Vaccination
  • HIV Testing
  • Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Vaccination
  • Lab Services
  • Lifestyle Modification
  • Measles Vaccination
  • Medication Refills
  • Medication Renewal
  • Meningitis Vaccination
  • Meningococcal Vaccine
  • Mens Health
  • Migraine Treatment
  • MMR Vaccine
  • Newborn Care
  • Novel Coronavirus Testing
  • Novel Coronavirus Vaccine
  • Novel Coronavirus Vaccine Booster
  • Nutrition And Health
  • Office Gynecology
  • Oral Contraceptive
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Exams
  • Pneumonia Vaccination
  • Polio Vaccination
  • Pregnancy Blood Test
  • Preoperative Evaluation
  • Preventative Women Healthcare
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Specific Antigen Blood Test
  • Rapid Strep Test
  • School Physical
  • Shingles Vaccination
  • Skin Cancer Screening
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Splinter Removal
  • Sports Physical Exam
  • Staple Removal Obesity
  • Suture Removal
  • Tetanus And Diphtheria Vaccine
  • Tetanus Diphtheria And Pertussis Vaccine
  • Tobacco Use Cessation
  • Tuberculosis (TB) Test
  • Vaccinations
  • Welcome To Medicare Exam
  • Well Child Exam
  • Wellness
  • Wellness Check
  • Women's Health
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Practice locations

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23511 Hollywood Road
Suite 2
Leonardtown, MD, 20650

301-997-0611

Fax 301-997-0709

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Insurance

MedStar Health accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Health, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Carefirst EPO
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Police and Fire Clinic
    • Cigna Indemnity
    • Medicaid - District of Columbia
    • Cigna Achieve Medicare (HMO C-SNP)
    • Virginia Premier
    • UnitedHealthcare Individual Exchange Plans
    • Carefirst Blue Preferred PPO
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • United AARP Medicare Complete
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage
    • Beech Street PPO
    • Kaiser Medicare Advantage Signature and Select
    • United Student Resources
    • Cigna POS Open Access & Open Access Plus
    • United Community Plan - Maryland Health Choice Program
    • Priority Partners - Maryland Health Choice
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CareFirst BC/BS Advantage Core/Enhanced
    • Cigna Network Open Access
    • Carefirst Healthy Blue (HMO/POS)
    • Aetna Open HMO/Open HMO Option/Open EPO Plus
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • Innovation Health: Open POS II
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network
    • Health Services for Children with Special Needs (HSCSN)
    • Cigna True Choice Plus Medicare (PPO)
    • United MD IPA Preferred (POS)
    • CareFirst Blue Card Program (Out-of-area BCBS plans)
    • D-SNP)
    • Cigna EPO
    • Carefirst BlueChoice HMO
    • Cigna Alliance Medicare (HMO) |
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network (VA CCN)
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthcare Alliance
    • CareFirst Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • United Navigate
    • United Golden Rule
    • Cigna HMO Open Access
    • United Choice Plus
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Tricare East Select
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Open Access
    • Cigna PPO and PPO Plus
    • United MD IPA (HMO)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage prescription drug benefit (PPO)
    • I-SNP
    • Tricare East Prime
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthy Families
    • Medicaid - Maryland
    • United Choice
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA
    • Cigna Preferred Medicare
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • United Erickson Advantage Plans
    • HumanaChoice Honor’s plan PPO
    • Aetna HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • United Mamsi Life & Health
    • Kaiser Signature
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Open Access
    • Traditional Medicare Fee for Service
    • Cigna Choice Fund PPO
    • Kaiser Select-Added Choice
    • CareFirst MedStar PPO
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • Kaiser Medicare Plus
    • United Medicare Advantage DSNP District of Columbia
    • Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • HumanaChoice PPO
    • Kaiser Flexible Choice
    • CareFirst Administrators
    • Aetna HMO
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • United Group Medicare Advantage Plans
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • United Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO)
    • CareFirst MedStar Select PPO
    • United GEHA (for all other states) Compass Rose
    • CareFirst (NCA) Indemnity
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • United Core Essential (HMO)
    • Cigna TotalCare (HMO D-SNP)
    • WellPoint Maryland - Maryland Health Choice
    • Cigna POS/Network POS
    • Cigna HMO & Network (HMO)
    • WellPoint Maryland
    • Medicaid - Virginia
    • Employee Health Plan (EHP)
    • Cigna True Choice Medicare (PPO)
    • Kaiser Select
    • United Optimum Choice
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • United Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • United Nursing Home Plan (C-SNP
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • Aetna Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Kaiser HMO Plus and DHMO Plus Member
    • Aetna Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Aetna Signature Administrator PPO/TPA
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund)
    • Uniformed Services Family Health Plan (USFHP)
    • Innovation Health: HMO & EPO Plus
    • United Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • CareFirst NASCO
    • Tricare Reserve Select
    • United Select Plus (POS)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Tricare for Life East
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • First Health PPO
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA

Education

Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine

Internship/Residency: Harpers Ferry Family Medicine Center (2013)

Medical School: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (2010)

Hospital affiliations

Ratings and reviews

  • Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

    4.9
  • Extent to which the care provider listened to you

    4.9
  • Care provider's discussion of any proposed treatment (options, risks, benefits, etc.)

    4.8
  • Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

    4.9
  • Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

    4.9
  • Likelihood of recommending this care provider to others

    4.8
  • Mar 20, 2024

    Cheryl is the very best doctor I've found in Soutyern Maryland.

  • Mar 8, 2024

    I love Cheryl. She is very thorough, very good in explaining things to me, always answers my questions and takes her time.

  • Mar 5, 2024

    Dr. Shaw is a very compassionate, knowledgeable physician. She listened to all my concerns and took the time to make sure I understood my treatment options.