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Qualifications and Experience
Dr. McCants grew up in Kansas City, and then came to Texas for all of her schooling. She received her bachelor's degree from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth. She then went across the DFW metroplex to the University of Texas at Southwestern for Medical School. She then began her career at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas as a resident physician in obstetrics and gynecology.
She is board certified for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is on the faculty for the resident training program at Baylor University Medical Center, and is committed to education of doctor's in training. She has many awards under her belt from medical school and residency. She is a member of AMA, TMA, Dallas County Medical Society, and a Junior Fellow of American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Verified Patient Reviews
Very kind, knowledgable and down to earth; every quality I could want in an OBGYN.
I was extremely nervous since it was my first time visiting this office. The staff and doctor made me feel comfortable immediately. I would recommend.
Wonderful and relaxed!
My first visit was yesterday. The Environment was comfortable. The staff were friendly. The entire visit, wait and all, was less than an hour.
First appointment and Dr. Mccants was so very down to earth and personable yet extremely professional, thorough, and knowledgeable. Ive never went to a doctor which such great bed side manner. So glad I found her and would DEFINITELY recommend :)
Waited 40 mins before even getting called back, waited another 20 mins before seeing the doctor... Dr. McCants was good though, sweet, knowledgeable, gave me the prescriptions that I asked for no problem.
Excellent physician. Highly recommend
Dr. McCants was very knowledgeable and didn't rush me out of the office. She answered all my questions and she was extremely pleasant. She showed a great deal of compassion and care thats exemplary. I would recommend her to people for sure.
i am a new patient, and i loved her!! she made me feel so comfortable, and she had me in and out in no time.. i was on my lunch brake!
She is so nice and laid back! I loved her! Definitely recommend her
Dr. Mcanns and her nurse Erica or erin.. Sorry. Were totally amazing and without judgement. The front office staff was great as well
Dr. McCant was the absolute best! Will recommend to friends and family!
Dr. McCants made me feel comfortable.
She was very nice and very understanding to my questions.hope to see her in two weeks for my new arrivel.
I had the BEST experience, I was very nervous about the entire doctor visit due to I've had very complicated & serious pregnancy issues before n my experience was horrible with parkland...but this doctor was so diffrent very understand and non judgmental made it easier to speak and say what everything i had in mind. My visit was great, im glad i chose dr. Shannon. Definitely recommend.
She was great - super nice! First gyno I've seen in Dallas and I will definitely go back - I really like the online survey before you get to the office, makes things run a lot faster
I love how comfortable dr.mc cants made me feel as well as her staff very friendly in would highly recommend people
Dr. McCants is definitely the best OBGYN I've seen. Been to 3 different docs in the last 3 years, and was frustrated by all of them. Waited less than 10 minutes to be shown to an exam room, and then maybe 10 more for the Dr. after the nurse left. NEVER been seen that quickly for any appt. Out in 30 minutes with a new birth control prescription consultation and felt heard, understood and reassured
Great bedside manner!! The right Dr was chosen!! The online info is greatly appreciated!!!
I LOVED her. She was very professional, yet laid back and funny. Made my visit very comfortable and gave some helpful information on different options for birth control.
she needs to not make appointments so close together
I really enjoyed my visit. The staff was very friendly even when I forgot to log my medical history. They were very helpful. I loved Dr. McCants' bedside manner. She answered all of my questions and made me feel comfortable.
Dr. McCants has been my doc for the past 5 years. She was my doc during my pregnancy and delivered my first baby and did a fantastic job! She put me at ease and said all the right things, love her!
Dr. McCants is very knowledgable about my issue and comforting by ensuring me that she has performed this surgery numerous times and that I will be okay. I felt a sense of comfort and peace when talking to her about my issue.
I cannot say enough positive things about Dr. McCants. It is rare to find a doctor who truly cares and actually listens! Not only is her bedside manner fantastic, but she is an excellent doctor. She knew research off the top of her head re. my situation and certain medicines I was on at the time. I would recommend her to anyone and have already referred her to at least 3 friends.
Absolutely Love Her!
She's the sweetest, most attentive doctor I have. I would recommend her to all of my girlfriends and female family members.
Awesome manners. Great staff. Teaching was very understandable.
Dr. McCants has a excellent bedside manner. She is patient and listens to what you have to say. She is very knowledgeable and explains options/treatments very well.
Love Dr. McCants, she's fantastic!!
She is so easy going and she makes you feel comfortable talking with her. She's so funny too.
This was my second time coming to Dr. McCants, but she was just as pleasent, helpful, and knowledgeable as the first time around. I appreciate the time she puts in!
I love Dr. McCants, the entire office staff, and her nurse--they are great. We had to wait a while yesterday because of an emergency, but everyone was incredibly courteous and respectful of us; Dr. McCants had had a long day, but made sure that she made our visit worth the wait--she stayed and talked and answered questions patiently, enthusiastically, and with a smile on her face. So glad I've found this practice- they are great!
She is an excellent doctor. She is very informative and makes you feel really comfortable.
Dr. McCants is the most amazing doctor! She listens to all of my concerns and addresses them directly. She is very honest, full of compassion for her patients and practices with great humility! I would most certainly recommend her to others! Oh and her nurse is fabulous as well! She always has a huge smile on her face and greets everyone that comes in. You can certainly tell that they both really love what they do!
It was a great and fast as usual!!
I love Dr. McCants she is very helpful and makes the appointment go by as smooth as possible.
This was my first visit to Dr. McCants. She was very clear in her explanations and also compassionate in answering questions and understanding what I was going through medically, but also emotionally. She was very professional and made me feel comfortable from the very beginning. I will absolutely be going back to her in the future!
I love Shannon. She makes visits with her a relaxing as possible. She has excellent bedside manner and remembers each patient, even if it has been a while since she has seen them. I highly recommend her! She is WONDERFUL!
Dr. McCants is always friendly and efficient. I came in with a very painful condition and she was sympathetic as she listened and examined me. She scheduled surgery for me very quickly on a day she isn't normally in surgery. I am so glad she is my doctor!
I usually have to wait about 30 minutes when I come for an appointment, but I can always see the reason - Dr. McCants never makes the appointment feel rushed and will genuinely listen to and address any and all concerns. It's so refreshing to meet a doctor like her. I'll be trying for my first baby within the next year and will most definitely be putting it all in her capable hands!
Dr. McCants listened to ALL of my MANY concerns and visited with me for an hour about a problem with my prolactin levels. She made me feel so comfortable and answered all of my questions and gave me great advice. I highly reccomend Dr. McCants!
Dr. McCants is an easygoing person with great bedside manner. She made me glad that I found her!
She was very nice and professional. Women's Health Alliance is a great place!
She's super sweet and understanding! I never feel like the appt is rushed.
Dr. McCants is warm and down-to-earth, and she provides a rare balance of reassurance while not sugar-coating the facts. She is patient and personable, and as a mom of three kids, not much gets under her skin! Highly recommend.
Always a good experience with McCants...
Her bed side manner is wonderful ..she listens and understands how you're doing..I'm glad to have her as my doctor
I am so blessed to have met her she really understands me as her patient
She was so nice and sweet
Dr. McCants is awesome! She is very friendly and easy to talk to. She did a cystectomy for me this year and everything went really well.
She was wonderful..she made me feel comfortable..she answered all my question..I would recommend her to other women
She was great! Very helpful and answered all my questions!
Dr. McCants makes one feel very comfortable.
Dr McCants was the on call OB GYN when I went into labor with my second son, and I was trying for a VBAC. I was very nervous that she wouldn't be supportive of my VBAC and would encourage me to have a C-section, especially since my progress was kind of slow. But I had no reason for concern. Dr McCants knew exactly what interventions to recommend to help speed up my labor just enough to get me the VBAC I so desperately wanted. I've had two office appointments following my delievery with Dr McCants and just really love her laid back, friendly personality.She really is a wonderful doctor and I highly recommend her! I wish she had been my OB throughout my pregnancy too because I really can't say the same for the doctor in the practice I saw during that time.
I absolutely love her. She has helped me through many an awkward situation. Making me feel completely normal, and reassuring me it wasn't me. Our bodies do what they want, and she knows that better than any other OBGYN I've ever seen.
This was my first time with Dr. McCants she was very professional and nice and very helpful with all my questions. She made me feel very comfortable and her nurse was very sweet and they both helped me out with anything that I needed. I very much recommend her for anybody looking for a new OBGYN! She was definitely my best experience and will continue to go there for any check ups or future pregnancies.
Dr. McCants was informative and professional. She was also very friendly and easy to talk to. I enjoyed my visit. I was there less than an hour and the staff was just as friendly as Dr. McCants.
I was so pleased with Dr. McCants today since Dr. Joseph retired and Dr. Matthews is no longer with the practice and I needed to be established with a new doctor. Dr. McCants was warm, friendly, very attentive, and I just loved her instantly. She was sensitive to the fact that I missed my former ob/gyn and assured me that she had no plans on retiring anytime soon. She was wonderful and I look forward attending any future visits with her. -R.W.
Very personable, very accomodating. She takes the time to make certain her patients are comfortable & well-informed. Always very friendly. I love Dr. McCants as my gyno!
Great doctor! Makes you feel very comfortable. & doesn't make you feel like just a number but a person! I would highly recommend others to her.
Dr. McCants was very friendly and personable. I liked her bed-side manner as much as I liked Dr. Norwood's. I am thrilled she is my new doctor!
I've been seeing Dr McCants for about 3 years now and she has been the best doctor that I have ever visited. So many doctors now are ready to push you out of the office and not really help you. She is the best, she takes her time to listen and help you the best that way that she can. I love her, best doctor I've ever had!!
Outstanding! She took care of me with the birth of my first child and is a joy to visit. I have recommended her to all of my friends.
It was very comfortable, she was very friendly and answered all my questions.
She was great to listen my concerns and answered all my questions.
Love her - she has the best bedside manner and truly cares about her patients. I always refer friends, family and coworkers to her.
Shannon McCants was a very respectful and helpful doctor. She answered all my questions and did everything she had to do.
Very pleased with my visit! Dr. McCants is very personable, friendly, and professional. Definitely recommended!
Shes the best. Totally put my mind at ease on what could be some really scary things. Took the time to explain and educate - one of the best physicians I've seen in a long time.
Dr. McCants has a warm bedside manner. She truly cares about her patients. I highly recommend her as an ob/gyn.
Dr McCants is an amazing Dr. She is very friendly and answered all of my questions. She never leaves me walking out of the office wondering about anything and her staff and nurses are just as caring. I love this office and would recommend her to any and everyone!
She's pretty great!
Dr. McCants is the perfect dr for me. I'm so glad I found her and can't say enough about how wonderful she is. She is not judge mental, she listens and respects my choices, and she doesn't make me feel like an idiot for anything I might ask or need.
McCants is great! She always takes extra time to talk with me and very honest about everything going on! I also never have to wait more than 10 minutes to be called back to see her....
She is a wonderful person inside and out. I would recommend her to anyone.
She was great!!! I loved her. The desk clerk had no personality.
I loved my visit! The staff was very professional and personable. Dr. McCants showed interest in my history and made absolutely sure that no abnormal symptoms were missed. My wait was about 25 minutes, but the quality of service and importance showed to the patient makes the wait worth it.
She is always amazing. I feel like we've been friends a long time. I'd give her 10 stars. Attentive, smart, caring. And puts me at ease immediately.
Phenomenal! I highly recommend her. I consistently look forward to and enjoy my numerous prenatal visits.
She's always very thorough and takes the time to listen. Love her ?
I HIGHLY recommend Dr. McCants. She has such a laid back demeanor and a wonderful bedside presence. She is very professional and I NEVER have to wait long to see her. I started seeing Dr. McCants at the beginning of my 2nd pregnancy. I am now 4 weeks out from delivery and I wish that she had been my Dr for my first child as well. I highly recommend you make an appointment to see her!! I have already referred several friends and family members to her.
Dr. McCants is great! She listens to any questions or concerns and never makes you feel rushed or like your just another patient. It may sound odd, but it's almost like visiting a girlfriend as opposed to the typical awfulness associated with typical OB/GYN appointments.
She is really nice and makes sure to address all your needs! Definately would recommend her!
Dr. McCants is the best doctor I have ever been to, all specialties included. She is incredibly friendly and caring: at the beginning of every appointment, she asks about how life is going and how things are in general. She is genuinely interested in her patients as people, which does wonders for putting someone at ease. She is also incredibly knowledgable, but is also able to discuss subjects in a manner easy for anyone to understand. I would recommend her to everyone!
Spectacular. Probably the best doctor I've ever gone to. I have some issues which can make treatment awkward but she worked around them wonderfully without even making me feel like I was causing problems.
I absolutely love not only Dr. McCants but her nurse and office personal. They treat you like you are their only patient and they take the time to answer any questions or concerns. I highly recommend Dr. McCants.
Dr. McCants has been blessed with an ability to make everything from the yearly exam to the preparation and birth of a baby an exceptional experience. She came highly recommended to me and I strongly agree and am grateful I went to see her!
Very personable, caring manner.
Very professional and I live her bedside manners.
She is a very caring doctor
My visits are always great. Her nurse always returns my call right away and fits me in when I feel I need to see the doctor right away. My visits are great and never do they make me feel rushed.
She is absolutely the best! She takes the time to listen to you and has suggestions as to the treatment, she's open to your concerns.
I love Dr. McCants! She truly listened to me and provided amazing medical care. Her bedside manner is second to none! I had the best possible experience with Dr. McCants! She is a blessing!
Liked her very much--- it was my first visit with her
Dr. McCants really takes time with her patients and is really attentive to what you have to say. I'm so happy to have her as my OB doc!!
Dr McCants is very personable and friendly. The wait was quite long both visits but she explained this visit that she had to deliver a baby.
Great Dr will recommend her to anyone
She is the best doctor I ever had I would recommend her to everyone. Love her and thank her so much for seeing me as patient.
I love Dr. McCants, she is friendly and caring with her patients. She's not the type to hurry you out of the office, she actually genuinely takes the time to listen and answer all your questions.
Dr. McCants is amazing! She is very calm, great listener and incredibly laid back. She also has 3 small children of her own, so she is very relatable and down to earth. She doesn't give you so much information that you are on overload... and she is super patient during every appointment. She never acts like she is in a rush to get you out the door. I have already referred 3 of my friends to her and they all love her too. I am in the middle of my 2nd pregnancy right now and plan for Dr. McCants to be my doctor from here on out! I feel lucky to have found her.
Love her! She explains everything so clearly and is open and honest with us on everything.
FYI, at the time of this review, I haven't delivered my baby yet. Dr. McCants is fantastic. My prenatal visits have been professional, yet fun and enlightening. Dr. McCants makes you feel like a friend in a relaxed environment. You won't feel rushed or devalued in any way. She has three kids of her own - her third is only a few months old - so she understands what her patients are going through from both a clinical and personal perspective. Can't say enough! Love her! Her staff is fantastic too - Erin is a sweetheart as well as the sonographer and additional nursing staff.
I really like Dr. McCants. She was very personable and explained everything she was doing during my procedure. She also explained what we would do next if needed. I am happy to have found such a great new gynecologist!
My ob/gyn I loved recently retired which I was very sad about but I have switched to Dr. McCants and have been very impressed!!! She is very approachable, knowledgable and professional and makes you feel right at ease. I am very happy with this choice and have always loved this office and their nursing/support staff as well
I feel very comfortable discussing any issues or concerns I have with Dr. McCants. She takes the time to sit and listen, treats me personally, and does not make me feel like she is too busy to care. She is both knowledgeable and professional. I would highly recommend her to others.
Excellent doctor. She's always very nice and sweet. She listens to everything you say and answers all of your questions. The best doctor I've ever met. I highly recommend Dr. Shannon!
Dr Mcants is awesome. She was thourogh and very helpful. I would recommend her!!
My visit was very good and i love her as my gyn doctor and she is very good at what she does. I can talk to her and feel comfortable with her at all times. I appreciate her. Thanks
Dr. McCants was awesome. Very professional, on time, easy to talk to and made you extremely comfortable. Highly recommended.
Will definitely go back!
Very informative. Very fast!
I always hate going to see the OB-GYN, and especially in a new city with a new doctor but she was so awesome. She didn't make things awkward and had me out of there in no time. Takes an interest in who you are, but not overly done. She was great!
Very professional and personable.
The front desk told me she might be running late because she had to deliver a baby. However, I had to wait less than 10 minutes and was still done with the appointment within 45 minutes of arriving. Dr. McCants has a great bedside manner and I really appreciate her taking the time to discuss your health and wellbeing.
Dr. McCants is super friendly, and made me feel very comfortable (I was very nervous!). I highly recommend her if you're looking for a new OB-GYN.
She is very easy to talk too, personal and friendly.
She took the time to listen to my symptoms and try to find solutions. Great experiance!
Great visit! Dr. McCants is friendly, knowledgeable, and very efficient.
Dr. McCant seemed competent and friendly.
Dr McCants was very knowledgeable and friendly.
My husband and I both absolutely loved her! She was laid back and easy to talk to. She had us in and out of her office in less than 30 minutes, yet didn't feel the least bit like she was rushing or giving inadequate care.
She was very personable and made me feel comfortable even though it was my first time meeting her. She answered all my questions and gave me a better idea of what I wanted as far as contraception, I would highly recommend her to anyone.
she made me feel very comfortable talking to her. She was gentle and calm. The wait was a little long but worth it. She is very laid back and makes you feel like you are a person not just another chart.
Everything was really great. Staff is friendly, and she is really personable and helpful.
I really like Dr. McCants and the staff was very nice and professional.
Dr. McCants has a wonderful bedside manner. She totally put me at ease.
It was excellent will definitely recommend Dr McCants
She was great! She's super nice, and her office staff was great.
Very friendly and helpful!
Dr. McCants and her nurse were excellent. They were friendly and put me at ease. I felt that they both addressed my concerns.
The service i received was excellent! Dr. McCants was very knowledgeable and friendly.
I REALLY LIKED HER. SHE WAS DOWN TO EARTH AND VERY INFORMATIVE WITHOUT TALKING OVER MY HEAD. SHE LISTENED TO WHAT I HAD TO SAY AND EDUCATED ME ON MY SITUATION. SHE WAS VERY EASY TO TALK TO WITHOUT BEING INTIMIDATING.
She is very easy to talk to, she makes me very comfortable. So friendly, I would recommend her to friends.
Dr. McCants is very knowledgeable and has excellent bedside manner! She also took care of my prescription and lab results quickly, knowing that I had some insurance issues on the side.
I absolutely LOVED Dr. McCants!! I had never had such an amazing gynecologist, and I'm still sad I moved to Denver and can't see her anymore. She helped me handle some really unfortunate news in the best way possible with caring, light humor, and great advice. I will never forget my experience with her.
Dr.McCants is an excellent doctor,she is very smart and also very friendly. I felt very comfortable with her, I highly recommend her!
MADE ME FEEL VERY COMFORTABLE!!! SHE LOVES JOKING AND MAKING FUNNY JOKES SHE'S AWESOME!!!
I loved this Dr omg she was so professional and very sweet. Dr McCants seemed to really care about my health. I will return!
Shannon is very nice and answered any questions I had and gave me many other options that I didn't know existed. I will keep going to Shannon and highly recommend her.
She is sooooo nice.
She was very nice and she made me feel very comfortable.
She was very helpful and proficient. She, along side her nurse, made me feel very comfortable and I would definitely recommend Dr. McCants!
I love her!!! She is very sweet and always takes an interest in her patients! She is awesome!! Love ya Dr. McCants!
Dr. McCants is wonderful. She made me feel so comfortable!
Dr. McCants was very nice and spent a good amount of time with us answering questions and giving us information. She was super friendly and fun and connected with us and our situation. Would definitely recommend her!