Dr. Edward Shen, MD

Dr. Edward Shen, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Edward Shen, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Elizabeth, NJ and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey in 2008 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.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

See how frequently Dr. Shen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Shen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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. "

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

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

41  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

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.


  • 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

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Dr. Shen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shen to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 3
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Dr. Shen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

A very professional Doctor, with an amazing team at office and hospital!!! I highly recommend him and yours!!!
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I've been going to Dr. Shen for some time now and I have to say my experience there as been with kindness and respect. I never leave with more pain than I came in with. The staff is one of the best. They truly end up being like family!
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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 !!
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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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