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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vivian Shih is Excellent. Dr. Shih has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Vivian Shih, MD is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

  • She has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Bone Densitometry
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatic Fever
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatology
  • Scleroderma
  • Vasculitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Shih graduated from University of Miami .


Dr. Shih has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital Of St Raphael 
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital 


  • Chinese
  • French
  • Russian
  • Mandarin

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Additional Information
Dr. Vivian C Shih MD is a female Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist, has 14 years of experience and practices in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
Where does Dr. Vivian C. Shih practice?
Dr. Vivian Shih has 1 office location.
Dr. Vivian Shih practices Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation near Hamden, CT.
See Hamden Physiatrists.