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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Barbara Shang is Excellent. Dr. Shang has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 3.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Barbara Shang, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • She has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)

Education & Awards

Dr. Shang graduated from University of California at Los Angeles. She has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Shang has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Saddleback Memorial Medical Center-Laguna Hills 
  • Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian 


  • Chinese
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Barbara Ya-Hui Shang MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 14 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Barbara Y. Shang practice?
Dr. Barbara Shang has 2 office locations.
Dr. Barbara Shang practices Ophthalmology near Irvine, CA.
See Irvine Ophthalmologists.