Dr. Michael Shen, MD

Dr. Michael Shen, MD

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Dr. Michael Shen, MD is a neurology specialist in Laguna Hills, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Tufts Univ Sch Of Med in 2001 and specializes in neurology.

24012 Calle De La Plata Ste 150

Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Contact Information

(949) 837-1130

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 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. Shen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shen treats Peripheral Nerve Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shen treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Alcoholic Neuropathy
  • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Auditory Neuropathy
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Carcinomatous Polyneuropathy
  • Carotid Sinus Syncope
  • Chronic Demyelinating Neuropathy With IgM Monoclonal Gammapathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Congenital Neuropathy With Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita
  • Congenital Sensory Neuropathy With Neurotrophic Keratitis
  • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hereditary Neuropathy With Liability to Pressure Palsies
  • Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathy, Type I
  • Infantile Refsum Disease
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Inflammatory Neuropathies
  • Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy
  • Metabolic Neuropathy
  • Motor and Sensory Neuropathy With Sensorineural Hearing Loss, Bouldin Type
  • Motor Neuropathy
  • Motor Neuropathy, Peripheral With Dysautonomia
  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy
  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy With Conduction Block
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Type III
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Type VIIa
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Motor and Sensory, Lom Type
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Motor and Sensory, Okinawa Type
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Radicular
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type I
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type II
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type IV
  • Neuropathy, Motor & Sensory
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Peroneal Muscular Atrophy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Pudenal Neuropathy
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Sensory Neuropathy With Spastic Paraplegia
  • Spinal Bulbar Motor Neuropathy
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia With Axonal Neuropathy, Type 2
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia, Autosomal Recessive, With Axonal Neuropathy
  • Toxic Polyneuropathy Due to Acrylamide
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Vascular Neuropathy
Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shen treats Migraine more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shen treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shen treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Shen treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Shen's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Aneurysm
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Pain
Concussion
Dementia
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Epilepsy
Essential Tremor
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Migraine
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myasthenia Gravis
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Polyneuropathy
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Seizure Disorders
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Vascular Disease
Vertigo

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Shen, MD is a neurology specialist in Laguna Hills, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Tufts Univ Sch Of Med in 2001 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Education

  • 2001
    Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2001

Dr. Shen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shen

3.9

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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(7)

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Dr. Shen did not provide insight or follow-up to my visits and tests. I was expecting so much more from a medical professional, especially a neurologist. I was disappointed, and phoned to discuss, share, express my concern, then was dropped immediately and told that he would no longer see me,...Read More
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Probably the most efficient physician's office I have been to. Tests and referrals are approved by my HMO often by the time I walk out of the exam room. Dr. Shen is outstanding. Extremely patient, interactive and caring. He's also very well informed. He doesn't hesitate to make a referral for...Read More
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My husband and I really appreciate Dr. Shen for his knowledge, understanding and care. Going through a surgical procedure and recovery process was not easy, but with Dr. Shen's care we were able to stand strong. Every day is very precious and choosing a right Doctor is very important. I was a...Read More
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My family struggled to find the right Neurologist to care for me while I was stuck with DO in Orange. Dr. Shen was recommended to them by one of his patients. He is caring, understanding, and easy to talk to.
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Dr. Shen came highly recommended. I was very impressed with his office staff and with him. He's very caring, very knowledgeable and takes his time to sincerely consider individual needs. My previous DO from Hoag wasn't thorough, so I searched for the best MD in the Orange County and I found Dr....Read More
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Molina Healthcare
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