Dr. Chung Shin, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 54
  
Dr. Shin
Accepting new patients

Valley Vascular Associates

3715 Main St Ste 201 Bridgeport, CT 06606

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(203) 374-0058

Dr. Chung Shin, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Bridgeport, CT and has over 28 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Shin has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection and Peripheral Vascular Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate medical school in 1992. He is affiliated with medical facilities Griffin Hospital and Norwalk Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has not yet indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shin to book an appointment.


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Dr. Shin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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Practice Areas

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.

Typically treats 73% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shin treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Shin treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shin treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Shin treats this condition more than 63% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.

Typically treats 71% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shin treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Shin treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Varicose Veins
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shin treats Varicose Veins more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Shin treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Venous Insufficiency
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shin treats Venous Insufficiency more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Shin treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

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Dr. Shin's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Chung Shin, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Bridgeport, CT and has over 28 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Shin has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection and Peripheral Vascular Disorders than other specialists ...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

SUNY Hsc Brooklyn
Internship Hospital
1999
SUNY Hlth Sci Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1997
SUNY Hlth Sci Ctr
Residency Hospital
1992
New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate
Medical School

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Locations

Valley Vascular Associates

Valley Vascular Associates3715 Main St Ste 201 Bridgeport, CT 06606
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Griffin Hospital

Derby, CT

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)

Norwalk Hospital

Norwalk, CT

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)