Dr. Shepard has been with Southwestern Ear, Nose & Throat since 2009. He attended The Colorado College, did medical research in the Bay Area of California, and then received his medical degree (and M.S. in anatomy) from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. He did his residency at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, WI. Dr. Shepard is board certified in the Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and has a fellowship in otolaryngic allergy.
Dr. Shepard practices general ear, nose, and throat with special interests in sinus surgery, balloon sinuplasty, nasal allergy, parathyroid and thyroid surgery, and rhinoplasty. Dr. Shepard works primarily in Santa Fe. He also has clinic in Los Alamos once a week. He has hospital privileges at Christus St.Vincent, using the operating room at Physician Medical Center.
Dr. Shepard was born in Minnesota and has lived in Santa Fe since 2009 with his wife and two children. In his spare time, he enjoys skiing, hiking, biking, and spending time with his family.
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Honors and Awards
American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy research grant recipient
Wisconsin Society of Otolaryngology resident research award
Alpha Omega Alpha member
Outstanding Graduating Medical Student award
Steuer Memorial Award in Anatomy
Phi Beta Kappa member
Graduated magna cum laude from The Colorado College
Shepard P, Olson J, Leverson G, Harari P, Hartig G. Therapeutic selective neck dissection outcomes. American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery annual meeting, Chicago, IL Sept. 21, 2008.
Shepard P, Olson J, Connor N, Sorkness R, Pasic T. Modulation of allergic rhinitis by interferon-gamma in a murine model. American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy annual meeting, Chicago, IL Sept. 19, 2008
Shepard P, Houser S. Choanal stenosis: an unusual late complication of radiation therapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma. American Rhinologic Society annual meeting. Orlando, FL. Sept. 2003.
Shepard P, Phillips J, Tefera G, Hartig G. Tracheo-innominate fistula: successful management with endovascular stenting. Accepted for publication by Ear Nose & Throat Journal.
Shepard P, Olson J, Harari P, Leverson G, Hartig G. Therapeutic selective neck dissection outcomes. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. 2010 May;142(5):741-6.
Shepard P, Houser S. Choanal stenosis: an unusual late complication of radiation therapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma. American Journal of Rhinology. 2005 Jan-Feb;19(1):105-8.
Shepard P, Amento E. Vulnerability of glucose monitoring systems to environmental conditions. Skyline Ventures (venture capital firm). Palo Alto, CA. 1999.