Dr. Edward Shen, MD

Dr. Edward Shen, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Shen, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Elizabeth, NJ. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 9 years. Read his story

219 S Broad St

Elizabeth, NJ 07202

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Shen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shen "Dr. Shen is Harvard educated, fellowship trained and double board-certified in Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology. He utilizes the most advanced minimally invasive techniques to treat all types of pain conditions. He applies top care standards and uses the latest evidence based guidelines. He understands that each patient has unique needs and requires individualized treatment. His goal is to improve his patient's quality of life and allow them to have improved function. "
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

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Procedures

  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Intrathecal Drug Delivery System Insertion
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression (MILD)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Penn State Hershey Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Penn State Hershey Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shen to family and friends
5.0
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Shen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Linden, NJ |
Dr Shen is wonderful , excellent bedside manner. He takes the time to review your case and recommend what it’s best for you. He did a procedure on me that was done before by another Dr, but this time I didn’t feel anything. Great hands , God bless him always !!
in Elizabeth nj |
Staff is very friendly,Dr shen spends time with you to explain to you a treatment plan thats for you not only with medicine but threw therapy he's great I would recommend him to any body with physical pain...
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shen accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Shen has admitting privileges

Trinitas Regional Medical Center
225 Williamson St
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
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