Dr. Shawn Tsuda, MD

Dr. Shawn Tsuda, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
42 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Shawn Tsuda, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Hawaii John A Burns School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Triwest
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 94% of peers
more than 90% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
more than 85% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tsuda "The University of Nevada School of Medicine offers care in more than 40 medical and health care specialties. The medical school physician practice is the largest in Nevada with doctors and surgeons practicing and teaching medicine in Las Vegas, Reno and throughout the state. More than 120,000 patients each year in clinics and 35,000 hospital patients throughout the state entrust their care to us."


  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*


Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • University Of Hawaii
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Hawaii John A Burns School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Nevada School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Nevada School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tsuda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tsuda's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tsuda to family and friends
based on 17 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Tsuda's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in North Las Vegas, NV
Great Dr. Great bedside manner. So happy with my procedure and recovery.
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in Las Vegas NV
We are extremely fortunate to have Dr Tsuda in Las Vegas. His excellent skill and training are matched with his caring and compassion. He is a tremendous credit to our community.
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in Las Vegas, NV
Great doctor appreciated his extensive knowledge very good G.I. Doctor
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in Las Vegas NV
The laparoscopic repair performed by Dr Tsuda has left me in chronic pain and sexual dysfunction in the right testicle. Also, when I excercise there is swelling in the pelvic area from the mesh and hardware. It's been 3 years since the surgery. Excercise is ruined and sex is very painful. Most...more
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in Henderson Nv
Very kind and compassionate. Explained required procedure leaving me very confident in selecting him aa my doctor.
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