Dr. Shirley Shih, MD

Dr. Shirley Shih, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Shirley Shih, MD is a general surgery specialist in Woodbury, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Albany Med Coll in 2002 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

321B Crossways Park Dr

Woodbury, NY 11797

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst

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Top Care Areas

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Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
very high
more than 93% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shih has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shih's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shih

3.7

Based on 6 reviews

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1 Star
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No stars is our actual choice. We fired her as our AUTISTIC sons "DOCTOR ".
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East Setauket, NY – Sep 27, 2017
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I have been to 5+ colorectal surgeons/GI doctors for hemorrhoids over the years. Dr. Shih was the only one to take care of them right in her office. She will be greatly missed in Media, PA.
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Emily in Media, PA – Apr 28, 2017
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