Dr. Michael Shen, MD

Dr. Michael Shen, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(22)
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Dr. Michael Shen, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Laguna Hills, CA. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
very high
more than 94% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Headache
high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
43

Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shen to family and friends
3.8
based on 22 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Shen's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

in Newport Beach, CA |
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....more
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in Laguna Beach, CA |
I highly recommend Dr. Shen. Their newly renovated office in the new building is very clean and staffs are friendly. They are the largest neurology group in southern California and I am very happy to be Dr. Shen's patient.
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in Irvine, CA |
wish i could rate this no stars. This guy truly does not care about his patients, and the poor ratings justify it. But just a bit of insight on this gentleman. I work 60 hours a week and for me it can take up to 2-3 days to respond in a timely manner. He withdrew me from seeing him because i did...more
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Dr. Shen is very knowledgeable about all kinds of neurological disorders. He is very friendly and really cares about his patients. The staff has been incredible with me. They are extremely friendly and have gone above and beyond to answer questions, authorize treatments, and even have greeted me...more
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in Coto de Caza, CA |
I would highly recommend Dr. Shen. He is extremely knowledgeable, very thorough, caring and patience. He listens to my symptoms and explains in very understandable terms. He communicated with my primary care Doctor to ensure they were on the same page. I referred him to several friends and they all...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shen accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shen has admitting privileges

Saddleback Memorial Medical Center- Laguna Hills
24451 Health Center Dr
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
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