Dr. Robert B. Shin, MD
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Dr. Robert B. Shin, MD

Bariatric Medicine | Male

CAMC Weight Loss Center 600 Tracy Way Ste 2, Charleston, WV 25311 Get Directions
(304) 388-4965

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    Dr. Shin has 1 malpractice Malpractice Claim

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    • Settlement;2012-03-05T00:00:00
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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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    • Helpfulness
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    • Staff
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       (25)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (25)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (25)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Shin's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (24)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes (24)
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    in Parkersburg, WV |
    Very professional, and takes time to explain condition and procedure needed. Very kind and friendly as well.
    in Oak Hill, WV |
    Dr Shin was wonderful! He took the time and explained exactly what was going to happen with my Gastric Sleeve Surgery. I would and have recommend him to anyone looking to lose weight and get their life back.
    in Lewisburg, WV |
    Dr. Shin is a compassionate caring doctor. He will however, be frank with regarding your need for responsibility of your health
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    Specialties

    • Bariatric Medicine
    • Bariatric Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

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    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Appendicitis
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Obesity
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia

    Procedures Performed

    • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Colon Surgery
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy
    • Stomach Surgery

    Background Check

    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Shin has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement  (3/5/2012)
      • Nature of Complaint: Adjudicating Body/Case # - KANAWHA COUNTY CIRCUT COURT, WV/12-C-1801
      • State: West Virginia
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      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

    • Medical School
      University of Washington

      Graduated in 1995

    • Residency Hospital
      University of Arizona

      Completed in 2000

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Korean
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Bariatric Medicine
    • Board certified in General Surgery
    • Malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Shin's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

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    Dr. Shin's Care Philosophy

    To provide excellent quality care for health and wellness.