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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen Shew is Excellent. Dr. Shew has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 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. Stephen Shew, MD is board certified in Pediatric Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Birth Defects or Abnormalities (Congenital Abnormalities)
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Funnel Chest (Pectus Excavatum)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases (GI Diseases)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  • Pediatrics
  • Reflux Surgery (Fundoplication)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Shew graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. He has 2 awards.

National Institutes of Health - Career Development Award
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)


Dr. Shew has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Northridge Hospital Medical Center, Roscoe Boulevard Campus 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Stephen Brian Shew MD is a male Pediatric Surgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Surgery.
Where does Dr. Stephen B. Shew practice?
Dr. Stephen Shew has 1 office location.
Dr. Stephen Shew practices Pediatric Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
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