Dr. Grace Shin, MD

Dr. Grace Shin, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Grace Shin, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology, pediatrics, and more.

6028 S Fort Apache Rd Ste 101

Las Vegas, NV 89148

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Presbyopia
high
more than 84% of peers
Pterygium
high
more than 83% of peers
Esotropia
normal
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Shin'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.

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

78  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cyclotropia
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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12  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Wellesley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Jules Stein Eye Institute UCLA
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Jules Stein Eye Institute UCLA
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shin's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shin to family and friends
24 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (5)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Shin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had eye surgery on both eyes and the results are not spectacular, but satisfactory. The problem is that for every single one of my appointments, seven in all now, I have had to wait forever. One time it was only 45 minutes. But two hours is typical. The staff is very unconcerned about how this...more
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4 yr client and always happy with staff and Dr Shin.
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