AboutDr. David Shin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Hackensack, NJ. He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include Urology and Ophthalmology. Dr. Shin is affiliated with HACKENSACK UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER, Valley Hospital and Pascack Valley Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. David Shin has the following 2 specialties
A urologist is a physician who specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions affecting the male reproductive system, as well as the urinary tracts of both males and females.
These doctors cover the kidneys, ureter, urinary bladder, adrenal glands, urethra, and the male reproductive organs which include the testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis. Some common disorders that urologists treat are urinary tract infections (UTI), stress incontinence, benign prostatic hyperplasia, kidney stones, erectile dysfunction, kidney cancer, prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and cystitis. These urological specialists also perform vasectomies and vasectomy reversals.
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
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Patients' Choice Award
(2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition
(2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City
- Bladder Issues
- Enlarged Prostate (Prostatic Hyperplasia)
- Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
- Kidney Stones
- Male Infertility
- Overactive Urinary Bladder
- Prostate Cancer
- Urologic Emergencies
Dr. Shin is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
223 N Van Dien Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Pascack Valley Hospital
250 Old Hook Rd
Westwood, NJ 07675
20 Years Experience
Weill Cornell Medical College
Graduated in 1997
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