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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Shin is Excellent. Dr. Shin has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Shin, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Shin graduated from Washington University at St. Louis, Saint Louis.


Dr. Shin has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Marin General Hospital 
  • Novato Community Hospital 


  • English
  • Korean

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Additional Information
Dr. John Chongwoo Shin MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. John C. Shin practice?
Dr. John Shin has 2 office locations.
Dr. John Shin practices Ophthalmology near San Rafael, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Novato, CA.
See San Rafael Ophthalmologists.