Dr. Gary Shima, MD

Dr. Gary Shima, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
Dr. Gary Shima, MD is a family medicine specialist in San Marcos, CA and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1965 and specializes in family medicine.

1529 Grand Ave Ste B

San Marcos, CA 92078

Contact Information

(760) 410-7300

Insurance Accepted

  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Shima's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

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7  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Osteoporosis Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

1 Sanction
  • Gross Negligence (8/25/2017)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

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  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Arrowhead Reg Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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I highly recommend him highly to my friends and family, He incorporates new developments in medicine into his practice and stays up with the times. He has been my PCP for over 10 years and I cannot recommend him more highly, despite whatever sanctions may have been levied against him.
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Dr. Shima is a wonderful addition to our healthy lifestyle. He is patient and caring, and his therapy was very effective in lowering metal levels.
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