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Dr. Irving Shen MD is a male Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, Congenital Cardiac Surgery, and Surgery.
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Dr. Irving Shen has 2 office locations.
Merrifield
2921 Telestar Ct
Suite 140
Falls Church, VA 22042

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Irving Shen is Excellent. Dr. Shen has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Irving Shen, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) and Congenital Cardiac Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

Education & Awards

Dr. Shen graduated from Oregon Health & Science University, Portland. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Congenital Heart Defects
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Shen has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Inova Fairfax Hospital 
  • Fairfax Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Shen accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 23 plans
  • CareFirst - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • AMERIGROUP - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans

Languages

  • Chinese
  • German
  • Persian
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Thai

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Where does Dr. Irving Shen practice?
Dr. Irving Shen practices Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, Congenital Cardiac Surgery, and Surgery near Falls Church, VA.
See Falls Church Surgeons and Falls Church Cardiothoracic Surgeons.