Dr. Florence Shum, DO

Dr. Florence Shum, DO

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Dr. Florence Shum, DO is a clinical neurophysiologist in Staten Island, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute Of Technology in 2005 and specializes in clinical neurophysiology and neurology.Read her story

1099 Targee St

Staten Island, NY 10304

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Migraine
high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Shum's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shum "Dr. Florence Shum, DO is a clinical neurophysiology doctor who practices in Staten Island, NY. Dr. Shum is affiliated with Staten Island University Hospital."

2  Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

86  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute Of Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shum's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shum to family and friends
24 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Shum'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I went in for a simple procedure But DR.Shum noticed something that wasn't right. directed me to go for more tests which revealed a serious medical problem. I truly believe I owe this doctor my life. She is a ROCK STAR!!!!
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We are so glad to hear that the issue was caught in time. It is so important to us that you were able to get the help you need to address the matter thoroughly and effectively.

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Dr. Shum was very patient and caring. She really spent her time with my visit and I didn't feel rushed at all. Really appreciate her knowledge and professionalism.
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Great doctor
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Dr. Shum is simply wonderful. She is patient and explains everything in detail. She even writes down instructions to make it easier for me to follow. I highly recommend her.
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Dr. Shum is a compassionate doctor who listened to my concerns. She is also very knowledgeable and very personable. I felt very comfortable talking to her. She referred me to all the appropriate tests and explained my condition in a way that I can understand. I wholeheartedly recommend her!
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Thank you for your recommendation! We are very pleased to hear that you were happy with your visit. It is important to us that you receive the very best in care.

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