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Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon
22 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (40)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Shim, Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Shim has been reviewed by 66 patients who have provided 40 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 3.9574468085106 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.9
  • Currently 3.8723404255319 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.9
  • Currently 3.936170212766 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
  • Currently 3.9375 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.9
  • Currently 3.8913043478261 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.8297872340426 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.9
  • Currently 3.9347826086957 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Shim, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery Arthroscopy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Neck Fusion Surgery
  • Outpatient Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Surgery
  • lumbar microdiscectomy

Education & Awards

Dr. Shim graduated from Upstate Medical University Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Syracuse. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)


Dr. Shim has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • University Community Hospital 
  • Mease Hospital - Dunedin 

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Additional Information
Dr. John Hyung Shim MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine.
Where does Dr. John H. Shim practice?
Dr. John Shim has 5 office locations.
Dr. John Shim practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine near Tampa, FL.
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