Dr. John Shinn, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat •  Male • Age 81
  
Dr. Shinn
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Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

751 S Bascom Ave Ste 410 San Jose, CA 95128

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Dr. John Shinn, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in San Jose, CA and has over 55 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Shinn has more experience with Otologic Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of North Carolina School of Medicine medical school in 1965. He is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shinn to book an appointment.


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This Doctor is way past retirement! Should have his medical license revoked! Absolutely the worst doctor I have experienced in my life! Do not go to this doctor for anything!!!!
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Apr 03, 2019
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He has terrible bedside manner and comes off as dismissive, smug, and condescending.
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Biography

Dr. John Shinn, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in San Jose, CA and has over 55 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Shinn has more experience with Otologic Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from ...Read more

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

1970
Stanford U Med Sch
Residency Hospital
1969
Stanford U Rsch Fell
Fellowship Hospital
1966
Stanford U Med Sch
Internship Hospital
1965
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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(408) 885-6767

Dr. Shinn accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
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Silver Advantage-CA PPO
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Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
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UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select PPO
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Background Check

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Practice Areas

Otologic Care

Otolgic care is s subspecialty of otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat) that focuses on symptoms and conditions of the ear, including hearing loss, tinnitus, dizziness and infections.Compare with other Otologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vertigo
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shinn treats Vertigo more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Shinn treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Otitis Media
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shinn treats Otitis Media more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Shinn treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Deafness
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shinn treats Deafness more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Shinn treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Check Dr. Shinn's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Shinn's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • ENT Surgery
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperacusis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sore Throat
  • Throat Pain
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

Locations

Practice

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center751 S Bascom Ave Ste 410 San Jose, CA 95128
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Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center751 S Bascom Ave San Jose, CA 95128
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Stanford University School of Medicine

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery2452 Watson Ct Ste 1700 Palo Alto, CA 94303
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