Dr. Leonid Shinchuk, MD

Dr. Leonid Shinchuk, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Leonid Shinchuk, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from McGill University Faculty of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

55 Fruit St # 3A

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 724-8636

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shinchuk'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.

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • McGill University Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shinchuk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shinchuk's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shinchuk to family and friends
25 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Shinchuk's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Having received a diagnosis of severe spinal stenosis in my L4-L5 region, Dr. Shinchuk advised trying a steroid injection, to see if we could avoid surgery. The result was nearly miraculous, but unfortunately didn't last very long. After a second, seemingly much more effect injection a few weeks...more
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I've seen Dr. Shinchuk during the worst pain of my life. At first I was a little turned off by a rather stern manner, and...at the same time had an appreciation for his serious concern for my pain and the cause. I had several spinal steroid injections from him. A year later, with new and...more
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A truly great orthopedic doctor. He is extremely knowledgeable and helped diagnose my symptoms almost immediately upon receiving my MRI. I would highly recommend anyone with back issues to visit Dr Shinchuk.
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I was treated quickly and efficiently by Dr. Shinchuk. I am a master's prepared registered nurse who knows good care. I had a severe, acute, herniated disc and could not stand for more than five seconds. I was miserable. He performed two epidural steroid injections and I had 100% pain relief....more
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I've been going to Dr Shinchuk for about 3years he found my back issues very fast and tried some steroid shots which help for a short time he then recommended surgery wich ive been shying away from. But when I applied for ssdi his report was so overwhelming I was approved in 3 weeks because of his...more
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