What does FACS mean?

The letters FACS (Fellow, American College of Surgeons) after a surgeon's name mean that the surgeon's education and training, professional qualifications, surgical competence and ethical conduct have passed a rigorous evaluation, and have been found to be consistent with the high standards established and demanded by the College. Visit the website at www.facs.org for more information.

M. Shane McNevin, MD, FASCRS

M. Shane McNevin, MD, FASCRS attended Wayne State University School of Medicine, graduating with high distinction. He completed his internship and residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Additional fellowship training at the University of Minnesota in the area of Colon and Rectal Surgery allows Dr. McNevin to provide expertise in the diagnosis, medical management and surgical treatment of colorectal and anal tumors, inflammatory bowel disease and pelvic floor disorders. He currently serves as Co-Medical Director of the Providence Continence Center and is NW Region Advocate for the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group (ACOSOG). Dr. McNevin is an active member of Valley Hospital and Medical Center, Deaconess Medical Center and Sacred Heart Medical Center. Dr. McNevin is available to see patients at our Sacred Heart office. Dr. McNevin also provides Acute Trauma Care, Critical Care and Acute Surgical Care at Sacred Heart, the only Level II Trauma center in Eastern Washington.

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