Dr. Laurie Shinn, MD

Dr. Laurie Shinn, MD

Pediatric Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Laurie Shinn, MD is a pediatric dermatology specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in pediatric dermatology, pediatrics, and more.

7001 Forest Ave Ste 400

Richmond, VA 23230

Contact Information

(804) 282-0831

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Optima Health
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Shinn's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dermatitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shinn treats Dermatitis more than 82% of her peers

Dr. Shinn treats this condition more than 82% of her peers

Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shinn treats Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP) more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Shinn treats this condition more than 80% of her peers

Rosacea
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shinn treats Rosacea more than 75% of her peers

Dr. Shinn treats this condition more than 75% of her peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

Commonwealth Dermatology exists to serve as the premier provider of compassionate, high quality dermatology services for the central Virginia region.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatology
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology

Education

  • 1995
    Med College Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1992
    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1992
  • 1986
    James Madison Universiy
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Shinn's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shinn

3.7

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
57.89473684210526%
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4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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2 Stars
15.789473684210526%
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1 Star
15.789473684210526%
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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
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  • Staff friendliness
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5 month wait to get an appointment, literally from registration, appointment to back in my car = a total of 9 minutes. Staff was amazing however her lack of attention and detail is somewhat concerning. This was 2nd appointment - and same outcome. Will be actively seeking a new dermatologist.
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My husband and I have been seeing Dr. Shinn for about 12 years. She is always professional, personable and she LISTENS! She excels at diagnosing and treatment. Growing up in the era of baby oil mixed with iodine to tan...we both have had numerous lesions that she cared for and not once have we had...Read More
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She seemed to be too disgusted to touch my face and came off as cold and unfriendly. She also said my skin condition is a sign of diabetes which is untrue because first, she failed to identify what the skin condition was, and she isn't an endocrine physician to even suggest diabetes. Therefore, I...Read More
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I have been seeing Dr. Shinn for over 2 years. She is very patient with every question I have. She thoroughly explains all treatment plans. Her staff seems very intelligent and professional. I recommend her to all of my family and friends. Thanks Dr. Shinn!!
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Carelink PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Optima Health
Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care) HMO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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