Dr. Wayne Shaia, MD

Dr. Wayne Shaia, MD

Neurotology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Wayne Shaia, MD is a neurotology specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in neurotology and ear, nose, and throat.

10200 Three Chopt Rd

Richmond, VA 23233

Contact Information

(804) 288-3277

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Meniere's Disease
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Neurotology
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shaia does not have any board certifications listed.

66  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Bone Anchored Hearing Aid Implant
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tympanometry
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Med College Of Virginia/Vcu Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Med College Of Virginia/ Vcu Health Systems
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Michigan Ear Institiute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaia to family and friends
23 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Shaia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Left feeling dismissed and unheard. Issues not resolved (or diagnosed).
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I had surgery on Feb. 7, 2017, and I believe Dr. Wayne Shaia has improved my hearing. I can't wait for the audiogram after I've healed! Well it's been almost 7 months since my surgery, and the surgery was successful in improving my hearing! I''m very pleased with the care and treatment I've...more
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Dr. Shaia is very caring and works with the patient the find the cause of discomfort. He is gentle in his approach and has great bedside manner. I would recommend him to anyone suffering from balance and dizziness disorders.
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I saw many really good doctors after a virus struck my inner ear hearing and balance nerves. Dr. Shaia was the best of all of them. He understood the true issue in a way none of the others did. He was compassionate, but very honest in what improvements I could expect and what the options were. ...more
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