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Marc Scott Shalek, MD
Cardiology
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Nuclear Cardiology, Clinical Cardiology, Echocardiography, Clinical Research, Congestive Heart Failure

Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics

LanguagesEnglish
Insurance Accepted
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice.Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Aetna
Elect Choice/Open Access EPO | HMO/QPOS/US Access/HMO Open Access HMO | Managed Choice/Open Access POS | Open Choice PPO
Beech Street of Texas
Beech Street of Texas PPO PPO
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Blue Advantage (Gold, Silver, Bronze) HMO | Blue Choice Plus POS | Blue Choice PPO PPO | Federal Select PPO | HMO Blue Essentials HMO | Medicare Advantage Oncor/Energy Future Holdings Retirees PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc.
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc. PPO PPO | Open Access Plus PPO
First Health
First Health PPO PPO
Great-West Healthcare (formerly One Health Plan)
Great West POS POS | Great West PPO PPO | Open Access PPO-Open Access PPO-OA
HealthSCOPE
HealthSmart Preferred Care (incl NTHN)
HealthSmart PPO PPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO EPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO GEPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network
ChoiceCare Concentric Network SmartNet PPO | Humana Medicare Advantage PPO/HMO | Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO PPO
Imagine Health
SmartCare EPN PPO
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare
Oscar Health Insurance Company of Texas
Oscar Health Ins Co of Texas EPO
Private Health Care System
Private Health Care System PPO PPO
Scott & White Health Plan
2018 Baylor Scott & White Employee Network | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA | BSW Preferred HMO Network | BSW Preferred PPO Network | Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | EPO Network - Group | EPO Network - Individual/Family | HMO Network - Group | HMO Network - Individual/Family | McLane Group Network | PHCS/ARGUS - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | PPO Choice Network | PPO Choice Preferred Network | PPO Network - Group | SeniorCare Advantage HMO | SeniorCare Advantage PPO | Texas Statewide PPO | TRS - Active Care Participants Network | Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
United HealthCare
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare.As part of that vision, Baylor Scott &White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies(collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

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As of Oct 22, 2018, Marc Scott Shalek, MD disclosed the following outside relationships with Industry:

VendorDescription
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Speaking

Speaking: Service as a paid speaker/lecturer to present to an audience at speaking, training or education engagements on a particular medical product, treatment or disease state

Background
Education
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
  • Fellowship: Cardiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
  • Medical School: New York Medical College: Valhalla, NY
Certifications
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Hospital Affiliations
  • The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano
Reviews(83)
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Oct 12, 2018
attentive, engaged, accessible , informative, and always with a sense of kindness
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Oct 12, 2018
always truly concerned
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Oct 9, 2018
Dr. Shalek is always so courteous,knowledgeable and caring. Always explains medications and or procedures so you understand why they are necessary.
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Oct 3, 2018
Professional, thorough and caring.
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Oct 3, 2018
always thorough, friendly, and answers all questions
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Oct 3, 2018
I didn\'t feel like a number and didn\'t have concerns dismissed. I\'m so grateful to have been referred here!
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Oct 2, 2018
Dr. Shalek has always been forthcoming with his care and concern for my well being. I would not go to anyone else and yes I would recommend him highly.
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Oct 2, 2018
Excellent doctor.
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Oct 2, 2018
Professional; Caring;
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Oct 2, 2018
Dr. Shalak is very thorough, patient, unhurried, and caring, even though I\'m sure he has a lot of patients for whom he cares.
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Oct 1, 2018
Great, as always.
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Sep 20, 2018
great experience
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Sep 20, 2018
Dr Shalek is the best.
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Sep 19, 2018
Consistently courteous, considerate, interested in me personally, and informative. Dr. Shalek speaks to me almost as a friend and makes it easy to discuss any issues or concerns. I never feel his time is short - he has time for me.
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Sep 19, 2018
I appreciated that Doctor didn\'t seem rushed to get in and out and took the time to discuss what my prevention measures were and to provide encouragement to keep it up.
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Sep 18, 2018
dr shalek is always very kind and explains his concerns.
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Sep 18, 2018
Dr. ShalekM.D. was courteous and thorough in assessing results of blood work done earlier relative to my hearts health.
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Sep 18, 2018
Dr Shalek and his team are caring and considerate. I totally trust and value their care and guidance.
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Sep 7, 2018
Dr. Shalek is an excellent doctor, both with knowledge and bed side manner.
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Sep 7, 2018
always courteous, listens well, explains things very well.
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Sep 6, 2018
Doctor always takes as much time as we need for questions and answers those we don\'t even think of!
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Sep 5, 2018
Dr. Marc Shalek is very pleasant, explains things very well and puts you at ease.
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Sep 5, 2018
Dr. Shalek always is very thorough and careful to explain everything and answer all questions satisfactorily. Extremely pleasant to deal with.
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Sep 4, 2018
Extremely pleased with care. High degree of confidence in Dr. Shalek
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Sep 4, 2018
always business like; time efficient; provided ready/immediate answers to all my questions; \'encouraging\' not berating me (because I haven\'t like I need to), to \'continue working to lose weight\', (needed due to heart condition); Good conversational/human tones in his communications, unlike some "god like doctors".
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Aug 30, 2018
everything was excellent, including the Doctor
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Aug 30, 2018
very concerned,knowledgeable,professional, and thorough
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Aug 29, 2018
Dr Shalek is very thorough and intrested in my well being. He always asks a question in order to ensure my full understanding.
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Aug 27, 2018
job well done
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Aug 24, 2018
I adore Dr Shalek!
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Aug 24, 2018
always friendly .
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Aug 23, 2018
He is great, makes you feel better the minute he walks in the room. really glad our previous Dr. recommended him.
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Aug 23, 2018
Excellent, very pleased with his care. Feel very fortunate to have him as my cardiologist.
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Aug 22, 2018
I\'ve been a with Dr Shalek over 12 years and he has always been professional, friendly and thorough in his explanation regarding my condition.
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Aug 22, 2018
Friendly and concerned
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Aug 3, 2018
Everyone at this facility is professional and considerate.
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Aug 3, 2018
I have recommended doctor Shalek to an incredible number of my friends in the senior community of Frisco Lakes.
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Aug 3, 2018
Dr Marc Shalek reviewed all of my records provided by other doctors and labs before seeing me and with his tests gave me great feedback.
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Aug 3, 2018
Excellent care.
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Aug 3, 2018
always very cordial and very thorough. I have always been pleased with the doctor and all assistance.
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Aug 3, 2018
My care with Legacy has been exemplary since I came to them many years ago. I would not consider another cardiologist as long as they are available.
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Aug 2, 2018
Excellent physician, personable, caring, very informative and really listens
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Aug 2, 2018
I\'ve always been treated well here. Dr. Shalek is one of my favorite doctors. He\'s warm and engaging yet professional. He listens well and have a good sense of humor. I\'d recommend him to anyone!
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Aug 1, 2018
Always friendly and caring and seems genuinely concerned about my well being.
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Jul 30, 2018
Dr Shalek is the most caring of doctors and is very willing to listen and answer any questions. He shows a great deal of concern
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Jul 26, 2018
Very personal has great empathy with good or bad news, knowledgeable, he exudes confidence and trust that he has your best interest in mind and cares about the outcomes.
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Jul 25, 2018
Dr Marc was wonderful.... very knowledgeable,. had a great personality.
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Jul 24, 2018
I have always been treated very well at his office.
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Jul 24, 2018
Dr. Shalek ROCKS! It\'s profoundly obvious he genuinely cares for his patients. I have be visiting with him for years. The first 5 to 8 minutes of each of our visits is spent with us catching up on our respective personal life-stories and events. Years ago he insisted I have a calcium deposit scan. It was one of the smartest preventative-health-maintenance decisions we made. Since then I have sent several of my friends there to have the same scan.
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Jul 24, 2018
This was a follow-up visit. All was as expected. Provider is thoroughly professional, with a level of friendliness that is appropriate. All staff met expectations on courtesy, professionalism, etc.
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Jul 19, 2018
Excellent cardiologist and really cares about his patient.
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Jul 17, 2018
I really like DR Shalek and the Facility is very well run considering the amount of patients seen every day!
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Jun 29, 2018
Dr. Shalek represents the epitome of professional and personal care.
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Jun 29, 2018
This doctor cares for his patients. very respectful and very caring. very detailed , very professional. most of all he has taken care of my health gave me the right medication. I love this doctor.
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Jun 28, 2018
Dr. Shalak is along-term provider who has delivered great, sustained care...
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Jun 28, 2018
Dr. Shalek has effective doctor-patient rapport. He is friendly and caring.
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Jun 27, 2018
I always look forward to a visit with Dr. Shalak, very professional and helpful..
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Jun 27, 2018
very professional and informative and competent
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Jun 25, 2018
very professional and consistent
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Jun 22, 2018
Dr. Shalek is very kind, friendly, and upbeat. He answers all questions to my understanding. Great guy!
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Jun 22, 2018
Have been with Dr. Shalek since 1999. Excellent Physician
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Jun 21, 2018
Trusted for several years
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Jun 20, 2018
Dr. Shalek is very pleasant and easy to talk with.
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Jun 20, 2018
very efficient
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Jun 20, 2018
Excellent doctor with exceptional bedside manner
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Jun 18, 2018
very professional and detailed
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Jun 18, 2018
all people involved in the process were outstanding and frieindly
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Jun 15, 2018
great
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Jun 14, 2018
very good
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Jun 11, 2018
he has always been a caring doctor...
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May 31, 2018
always takes time to discuss my concerns and review results - confident that I have received best medical care
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May 31, 2018
No one is perfect, but Dr. Shalek is real close.
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May 30, 2018
superb physician
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May 30, 2018
As always, the experience with Legacy Heart and Dr. Marc Shalek and the Legacy staff was excellent!!!
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May 29, 2018
Dr. Shalek makes my visit a shear pleasure
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May 29, 2018
always a pleasure to see Dr Shalek
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May 11, 2018
Knowledgeable and friendly
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May 10, 2018
I have the utmost confidence with their ability to care for my health!!
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May 10, 2018
PLEASED WITH PHYSICIAN.....NOT ONLY AN EXCELLENT DOCTOR BUT A GOOD MAN TOO.....
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May 10, 2018
I enjoy seeing Dr. Shalek he is always smiling and very positive. I get in right on time and don\'t sit around.
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May 9, 2018
Great bedside manners and easy going.
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May 9, 2018
the receptionist, nurse and doctor were all terrific......especially Dr Shalek. His " heart" is truly in his work and patients !
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May 9, 2018
Dr and staff were very congenial
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