Dr. Weiru Shao, MD

Dr. Weiru Shao, MD

Neurotology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Weiru Shao, MD is a neurotology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University of Utah in 1998 and specializes in neurotology and ear, nose, and throat.

1000 Integrity Dr Ste 220

Pittsburgh, PA 15235

Contact Information

(412) 342-6020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Acute Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shao'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.

2  Specialties

  • Neurotology
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurotology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

73  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Uvulectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Utah
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Fairview University Med Center Mn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Mn/fairview University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shao's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shao to family and friends
9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Shao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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