Dr. Chung K. Shin, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 48

3715 Main St Suite 201
Bridgeport, CT 06606
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Dr. Shin:

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Dr. Shin's Experience

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Dr. Shin's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Shin Performs

  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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Conditions Dr. Shin Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Griffin Hospital
130 Division Street
Derby, CT 06418
Norwalk Hospital
34 Maple Street
Norwalk, CT 06856

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shin

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Valley Vascular Associates
Bridgeport Office
3715 Main St Suite 201
Bridgeport, CT 06606
Valley Vascular Associates
Valley Vascular Associates
91 East Ave
Norwalk, CT 06851
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    Dr. Shin's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 1998
    • Vascular Surgery, 2009
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    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Varicose Vein Procedures
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    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Shin

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Connecticut.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine

    Internship Hospital

    SUNY Hsc Brooklyn

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY Hsc Brooklyn

    Fellowship Hospital

    SUNY Health Science Center
    Complete in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shin & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Shin's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Shin has admitting privileges:

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    • Norwalk Hospital

    • Griffin Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shin

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shin to family and friends

    5 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Shin's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    5 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 5 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Shin
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    5 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Shin accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

    A
    Valley Vascular Associates
    Bridgeport Office
    3715 Main St Suite 201
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
    (203) 374-0058 (Office)
    (203) 855-1135 (Fax)
    B
    Valley Vascular Associates
    91 East Ave
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    (203) 855-9806 (Office)
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