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28 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (0)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shimin Cao is Average. Dr. Cao has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
Promptness 2.0
Courteous Staff 2.0
Accurate Diagnosis 1.0
Bedside Manner 1.0
Spends Time with Me 2.0
Follows Up After Visit 2.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Shimin Cao, MD, PHD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Cao graduated from Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou. He has 2 awards.

Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2014 - 2017)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2014 - 2017)


Dr. Cao has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Vassar Brothers Medical Center 
  • Herrin Hospital 


  • Chinese

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Additional Information
Dr. Shimin Cao MD and PHD is a male Internist, has 28 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Shimin Cao practice?
Dr. Shimin Cao has 2 office locations.
Dr. Shimin Cao practices Internal Medicine near Herrin, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Marion, IL.
See Herrin Internists.