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Shannon R. Banks
Cone Health Medical Group

Shannon R. Banks, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Family Medicine
Patient Rating
4.8/5 (Based on 234 Reviews)
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Shannon Banks, MD, is board certified in family medicine.  

After completing her bachelor’s and master’s degree in chemistry at North Carolina A&T State University, she received her medical degree from East Carolina University. She then went on to complete her residency at Vidant Medical Center. It was here where she learned the true purpose of her calling – to help people understand and try to improve their overall health.

As an open and honest communicator, she strives to create a working plan for her patients that fit their lifestyle. She takes time to understand her patients and make them feel comfortable with speaking to her about their health concerns.  

In her spare time, she primarily enjoys spending her time traveling and eating! However, she does exercise the creativity of her mind by painting and working on art projects for those close to her.   

“I strive to create a health care plan for patients that fits their lifestyle.” – Shannon Banks, MD



Medical School

East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine

Graduate School

North Carolina A&T University, Chemistry


North Carolina A&T University, Chemistry


Vidant Medical Center

Board Certifications

Family Medicine


Provider Review Comments

August 29, 2021
Everything was good
August 11, 2021
I just love her medical care!
August 10, 2021
Dr. Banks was great. It has been a long time since I have had a doctor that I feel like she not only cared about you physically, but also mentally. We went over my health issues, and she gave me some advice on a personal problem I have.
August 07, 2021
Dr Banks is amazing. She listened to my concerns and gave great solutuons for my issue
July 26, 2021
All good.
July 23, 2021
Very professional
July 18, 2021
Very thorough examination!
July 13, 2021
Dr. Banks is the best.
June 21, 2021
Was good about talking about my blood pressure and the way we can go.
June 14, 2021
Dr. Banks is so patient and never condescending which I have experienced at other doctors. I'm so glad to have found her.
June 09, 2021
Always very caring . Dr. Banks care about your medical needs and you as a patient always smiling asking you questions to make sure you understand she is an awesome person
June 07, 2021
I have complete confidence in Dr. Banks she is very thorough
June 04, 2021
May 26, 2021
I love Dr. Banks!
May 24, 2021
Dr Banks was very caring and professional....explained everything about my treatment, and I felt she really listened to my concerns
May 21, 2021
Dr Banks is great
May 10, 2021
Was highly impressed with *Dr. Banks.
May 07, 2021
May 03, 2021
very good
April 19, 2021
In my opinion Dr. Banks is the ideal healthcare provider for me. She is intelligent, thorough, kind, engaging, and compassionate. She is also fun to talk to, which I believe to be a valuable characteristic in a physician. I am grateful to have found her.
April 18, 2021
I love my doctor and she shows nothing but professional and she is concerned about my health.
April 16, 2021
Took up time to my concerns did not rush me through!
April 16, 2021
April 12, 2021
I know I am in good hands with my Doctor, Dr. Banks.
March 21, 2021
Dr. Banks was very thorough and listened to my problems and responded properly. I felt she was truly interested in what I had to say.
March 14, 2021
Dr. Banks took her time, discussed my concerns in terms I could understand and showed patience in listening to me. I really like and appreciate Dr. Banks!
March 01, 2021
*Dr. Banks examined thoroughly, listened to my explanation of the issue & offered options to take to seek a diagnosis/cause of the issue.
February 09, 2021
*Dr. Banks is very nice, understanding and helpful.
February 05, 2021
I feel cared for and they take the time and interest to explain everything for me. They answer all my questions and concerns. Excellent medical care is provided each and every visit!!!! Thank you so much.
February 05, 2021
See previous answer
February 03, 2021
*Dr. Banks is extremely professional. She took time to talk to me about my life in general. Highly knowledgeable, could not recommend higher.
January 07, 2021
Will use her services again
January 01, 2021
I was very impressed by Dr. Banks summary that she gave me of all the concerns I had. This was probably the best doctors visit I've had in my life. She was patient she was caring and she was attentive.
December 29, 2020
no problem
December 27, 2020
Dr Banks was truly amazing! best doctor I've ever seen. She actually took time to talk to me and show concern instead of just walking in, checking my vitals, checking off some questions, and leaving. I will definitely be back.
December 16, 2020
excellent visit with doctor. all questions answered and explained.
December 11, 2020
December 09, 2020
December 05, 2020
Dr. Banks was outstanding, almost as good as Dr Todd.
November 11, 2020
*Dr. Banks is a wonderful person and the best doctor, she has lot of wisdom very understanding and listen to you and explains your _____ problems.
November 03, 2020
*Dr. Banks is a sweetheart; patient and passionate about her patients and profession.
October 25, 2020
very pleased
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