Dr. Wayne Shen, MD

Dr. Wayne Shen, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Wayne Shen, MD is a neurology specialist in Salinas, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1983 and specializes in neurology.

1033 Los Palos Dr Ste A

Salinas, CA 93901

Contact Information

(831) 422-7195

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Tension Headache
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

55  Conditions Treated


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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.


  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Indiana University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shen to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

The worst! Our relative had a stroke at a relatively early age. He prescribed a medication used for Alzheimer's patients. That is NOT used even off label for stroke survivors with short term memory loss. He also prescribed a medication for seizures. There was ONE episode of spasticity with her...more
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We initially went to Dr. Shen for a second opinion relating to post-seizure neurological and behavioral problems our elderly mother was exhibiting. Dr. Shen quickly determined that they were due to inappropriate medication she had been prescribed, and he solved the problem. We can't praise Dr. Shen...more
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I've been seeing Dr. Shen for about 10 years for MS. He listens to my concerns and encourages me to take good care of myself to prevent relapses. His staff is fantastic and very responsive to my needs. I feel blessed to have a local neurologist that have so much confidence in.
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