Dr. Aileen Shieu, MD

Dr. Aileen Shieu, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Female

I believe in the importance of educating my patients about their condition and providing them the most thoughtful comprehensive care possible. I like to involve my patients in their care, providing options with risks and benefits of each. My care philosophy is based on the patient and their individual needs, not on xrays or what may be considered the standard approach.Read more

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I believe in the importance of educating my patients about their condition and providing them the most thoughtful comprehensive care possible. I like to involve my patients in their care, providing options with risks and benefits of each. My care philosophy is based on the patient and their individual needs, not on xrays or what may be considered the standard approach.Read more

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  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (6)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (6)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (6)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (6)
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery
  • Hand Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

Procedures Performed

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    New York Medical College

    Graduated in 2001

  • Internship Hospital
    St Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center

    Completed in 2002

  • Residency Hospital
    St Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center

    Completed in 2006

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Stony Brook University Hospital

    Completed in 2007

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of California At Berkeley

    Graduated in 1996

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Shieu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery and Hand Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Shieu's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

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How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Shieu's Care Philosophy

I believe in the importance of educating my patients about their condition and providing them the most thoughtful comprehensive care possible. I like to involve my patients in their care, providing options with risks and benefits of each. My care philosophy is based on the patient and their individual needs, not on xrays or what may be considered the standard approach.