Dr. Kazuko Shem, MD

Dr. Kazuko Shem, MD

Spinal Cord Injury Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Kazuko Shem, MD is a spinal cord injury specialist in Milpitas, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in spinal cord injury medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation, and more.

143 N Main St

Milpitas, CA 95035

Contact Information

(408) 885-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shem's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Cord Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shem treats Spinal Cord Injury more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Shem treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Craniospinal Trauma
  • Spinal Shock
  • Spine Dislocation
Cerebral Palsy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shem treats Cerebral Palsy more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Shem treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shem treats Gait Abnormality more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Shem treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait

Dr. Shem's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Anterior Horn Disease
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Autonomic Dysreflexia
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phantom Limb Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kazuko Shem, MD is a spinal cord injury specialist in Milpitas, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in spinal cord injury medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation, and more.

Specialties

  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Injury Medicine

Education

1998
Stanford University
Residency Hospital
1995
West La Va
Internship Hospital
1994
University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1998
1995
1994

Awards

Dr. Shem's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shem

2.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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