Dr. Lawrence Shepard

Dr-Shepard-DO-auto-injuryDr. Shepard graduated Magna Cum Laude from Florida Southern College with a Bachelor of Science and subsequently from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery with his medical degree. Board Certified in Family Practice, he is a member of the Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine, American Osteopathic Association, Hillsborough County Osteopathic Medical Society and has served as a clinical instructor for Southeastern Osteopathic College of Miami, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and the University of Tampa APRN Program. Dr. Shepard spent four years in St. Louis with a busy Family Practice before moving to Tampa where he opened a Family Practice in Land O' Lakes. Prior to opening Bay Area Injury Rehab Specialists, Dr. Shepard worked as an Emergency Room Physician for University Community Hospital in Tampa for eight years. He has served on the Executive Committee at Centurion Hospital (now UCH) as well as held the position of Vice-Chief of Family Practice. He resides in Tampa with his wife, Debbie, and four children, Lauren, Kyle, Kaitlan and Hunter. He enjoys fishing, sports and spending time with his family.

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Location Hours

Tampa Office Hours

7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday

8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Zephyrhills Office Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Bay Area Injury Rehab Specialists Holdings, Inc. is a BBB Accredited Rehabilitation Service in Tampa, FL

Common Injuries

We treat the following injuries and more...

• Auto Injuries
• Neck & Back Injuries
• Soft Tissue Injuries
• Headaches
• Acute Pain
• Muscle Joint Pain
• Herniated Lumbar Cervical Discs