Dr. Paul Shea, MD

Dr. Paul Shea, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Paul Shea, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

6133 Poplar Pike

Memphis, TN 38119

Contact Information

(901) 761-9720

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Meniere's Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shea'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.

Dr. Shea's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shea "As a fourth generation Shea to pursue a career as an ear, nose, and throat doctor, Dr. Paul Shea grew up in a culture of medicine and worked alongside his father from a young age. Not only has he continued a remarkable legacy, but Dr. Paul Shea has made significant contributions to his field through research, teaching, and community involvement. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shea "Dr. Paul Shea joined the Shea Ear Clinic in 2002 and has a practice in Otology and Neurotology with a special interest in chronic otitis media, otosclerosis, Meniere's disease, intratympanic perfusion, positional vertigo, cochlear implantation, and acoustic neuroma. "

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

20  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Tennessee
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Tennessee
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Carolin Ear Research Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shea has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shea's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shea to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Shea's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I cannot post the actual waiting time. In our three times here it has been about 2 hours in waiting room and then time in the exam room. I am posting this on behalf of my mother.
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Dr. Shea was very informative and caring. He is very good at explaining what is causing your hearing problem.
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