Dr. Shin Chiu, MD

Dr. Shin Chiu, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 77
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Dr. Shin Chiu, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Downey, CA and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1965 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

11480 Brookshire Ave Ste 203A

Downey, CA 90241

Contact Information

(562) 861-7800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 95% of peers
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

35  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • White Meml Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Long Beach Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • University Calif
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chiu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chiu's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chiu to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Chiu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

What a frightening feeling to have decreasing/diminshing ear loss from, apparent, ear wax build up! I had this feeling for 4 days, which worsened, each day. I needed help right away! I looked online to find an ENT MD who could give me assistance with my problem. To my dismay, most of the MDs were...more
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