Dr. Shigeru Chino, MD

Dr. Shigeru Chino, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 80
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Dr. Shigeru Chino, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Laguna Niguel, CA. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine and specializes in thoracic surgery.

27601 Forbes Rd Ste 58

Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chino's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chino treats Lung Cancer more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Chino treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Empyema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chino treats Empyema more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Chino treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chino treats Pulmonary Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Chino treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Chino's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagostomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Segmentectomy, Open
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shigeru Chino, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Laguna Niguel, CA. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Oh State University Hospital
Residency Hospital
University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Dr. Chino's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chino

3.9

Based on 11 reviews

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1 Star
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Professional, ethical, skilled, knowledgeable and compassionate. In my experience of the medical profession today, this is a very rare trait as most medical doctors patients are not their priority but billing time. Dr. Chino is very pro-active not reactive and he is more concerned about his...Read More
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Dr.Chino basically saved my life by successfully removing the cancer I had in my lung. He is very respected by the hospital staff that I came in contact with during this time in X-ray and imaging, other physicians, and the nursing staff. I was told often by them that he wants everything done very...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
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