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

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Bariatric Medicine | Male

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

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shin to family and friends
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based on 25 total surveys (3 with reviews)
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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  • Scheduling
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Experience with Dr. Shin
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • 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
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (24)
  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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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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Dr. Shin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • 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

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Shin

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Shin's Care Philosophy

To provide excellent quality care for health and wellness.