Dr. James Shen, MD

Dr. James Shen, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. James Shen, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Staten Island, NY and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Taipei Medical University in 1971 and specializes in pediatrics.

453 Colon Ave

Staten Island, NY 10308

Contact Information

(718) 948-2121

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Shen's Experience

Dr. Shen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

73  Conditions Treated


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17  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Taipei Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Staten Island Univ Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Staten Island Univ Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • SUNY Downstate
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

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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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)

Not a better pediatrician on Staten Island! Although Dr Shen has recently retired, dr Janet Shen is as amazing and caring as her dad always was! A truly wonderful pediatric practice!
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I went here for 35 years and took my children here for 8 plus, moved to jersey then moved back to the island. I tried taking my sick 10 month old there this morning and Dr Janet herself refused us, told us to leave and that it's their policy that once a patient leaves they are not welcome back....more
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I DEFINITELY would recommend Dr. Shen and Dr. Janet. I LOVE THEM. They are very accommodating when I've called for my son Adam and we don't have an appointment. The staff are wonderful and very sweet.
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Dr. Shen and Dr. Janet are the absolute best!! I interviewed them back in 2008 when my sister and I were both pregnant together. We interviewed lots of doctors and knew instantly after meeting them they were going to be the doctors for our children. Eight years and three children later I have never...more
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