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Dr. Cathy Shin, MD

General Surgery* Age 57
Dr. Cathy Shin, MD
3.7 (6 Ratings)

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Dr. Cathy Shin, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Los Angeles, CA.
Dr. Cathy Shin, MD
3.7 (6 Ratings)
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Dr. Cathy Shin, MD

General Surgery* Age 57
Los Angeles, CA
Accepting new patients
30 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. Cathy Shin, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Los Angeles, CA.

About

Dr. Cathy Shin, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has 30 years experience. They graduated from George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences in 1994 and completed a residency at Children's Hospital Of L A.They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Dr. Shin has experience treating conditions like Appendicitis among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Shin received an average rating of 3.7/5 from patients and has been reviewed 6 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Shin is board certified in General Surgery and accepts multiple insurance plans.

Offers Telehealth

This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule.

Experience Check

Enter a condition or procedure
Appendicitis
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Gallstones
Appendicitis
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Gallstones
Abdominal Pain
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Inguinal Hernia
Umbilical Hernia
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Fistula
Ascites
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Biliary Atresia
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Bone Cancer
Bowel Strangulation
Cholangiocarcinoma
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
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Esophageal Atresia Without Fistula
Esophageal Fistula
Gastroparesis
Gastroschisis
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hirschsprung's Disease
Ileus
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Atresia
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Prolapse
Lipomas
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Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Meckel's Diverticulum
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Osteosarcoma
Partial Lung Collapse
Pediatric Diseases
Pelvic Abscess
Pleural Effusion
Rib Fracture
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
Ulcerative Colitis
Undescended Testicles
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abdominal Hysterectomy
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Bile Duct Procedure
Colectomy
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Gastrotomy
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lobectomy of Lung with Robotic Assist
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Open Lobectomy
Open Lung Resection or Removal
Pediatric Surgical Procedures
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Salpingectomy with Robotic Assist
Salpingo Oopherectomy
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Spinal Nerve Block
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Splenectomy with Robotic Assist
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection Robotic Assist
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Tracheal Surgery
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

Insurance Accepted

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  • Basic HMO
  • Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Priority Select HMO
  • HealthyBlue Advantage
  • Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan PPO

Locations

  1. 1 Children's Hospital Los Angeles
    4650 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
  2. 2 Office
    4650 W Sunset Blvd # 100, Los Angeles, CA 90027
  3. 3 Childrens Hospital Los Angeles Chla
    468 E Santa Clara St, Arcadia, CA 91006

Patient Satisfaction

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shin
3.7
Based on 6 Reviews
5 Stars (4)
4 Stars (0)
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1 Star (2)

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Aug 07, 2018
Wonderful surgeon.
Los Angeles, CA — Aug 07, 2018
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Specialties*
General Surgery
Pediatric Surgery
Specialties*
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences
    1994
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery
Board Certifications
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A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Children's Hospital Of L A
Residency Hospital
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A list of accepted insurance providers is available on the Sharecare insurance check. It is always a good idea to verify your insurance when making an appointment.

New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Cathy Shin, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Shin's profile.

Dr. Cathy Shin, MD is affiliated with Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

Yes, Dr. Cathy Shin, MD holds board certification in General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles

    4650 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA