Dr. Shigeru Chino, MD

Dr. Shigeru Chino, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 80
(10)
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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

(949) 348-0459

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Lung Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Lung Surgery
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Chino'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.

1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Oh State University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Chino does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Chino and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Chino's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chino to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Chino's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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...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...more
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