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About Dr. Shirley M Fung

Dr. Shirley M Fung, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. She has 19 years of experience. Her specialties include Allergy & Immunology and Infectious Disease. Dr. Fung is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Fung has received 1 award. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shirley M Fung is Good. Dr. Shirley M Fung has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Shirley M Fung is 3.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Asthma Allergy Pulmonary Associates

1015 Chestnut St Ste 1300
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Specialties

Dr. Shirley M Fung has the following 2 specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Infectious Disease

    An infectious disease specialist has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of contagious diseases.
    Infectious diseases, also known as contagious or transmissible diseases, are those that stem from pathogen from a host organism. These infections may spread to other carriers through physical touch, airborne inhalation, bodily fluids or contaminated foods.
    Infectious disease specialists identify whether the disease is caused by bacteria, a virus, a fungus or a parasite often through blood tests and then determine what course of treatment, if any, is necessary.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Shirley M Fung has the following 19 expertise

  • Eczema
  • HIV Infections
  • Asthma
  • Hives (Urticaria)
  • Rash
  • Immunotherapy
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Desensitization
  • Hepatitis C
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Watery Eyes
  • Food Allergies
  • Food Allergy (Hypersensitivity)
  • Itching
  • Hay Fever
  • Nasal Allergy (Rhinitis)
  • Drug Allergy
  • Allergies
  • Sinusitis

Dr. Shirley M Fung has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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Terrible

My quick appointment took two hours because of the long wait. She didn't give me any answers. Kept talking off topic. Condescending. Will not return.

Full Review Rating Breakdown
Two Stars

This was not one of the better interactions I have had with a doctor. She barely introduced herself when she entered my office and did not introduce at all the nurse who accompanied her. This made me feel weird, that some random person was sitting in on my appointment. She then rolled her eyes at every response I gave, and stared into her laptop to try to avoid eye contact.Tthe whole interaction was embarrassing for me, like I wasn't giving her the straight forward answers that would have made her job easier. So then she told the nurse to do a PFT, and didn't tell me what that meant--what it was, why I needed it and what it would measure. These minor explanations are not only appropriate, but also for someone who is educated enough to understand the rationale, I would like to be treated as such. She then didn't walk me through the rest of the visit. A better doctor would have said, "Ok, let's check your breathing, sorry, this stethoscope might be cold." She just ripped my shirt up and told me to breathe. It was awkward and she made zero effort at rapport which made me even less forthcoming with information, as my responses made her roll her eyes in front of me several times. Then when the results of the scratch tests came in, I asked her, "So how severe is this allergy?"And instead of telling me what the scratch tests on my back read, she said, "Well you're the one who should be answering that question because you're obviously the one who can't live with these symptoms." WOW. This was an allergy which I didn't think was severe or worsening or even relevant (bc it had been years since I learned of it in a blood test and back then the result was minor at best," She then accused me of never telling her about the bloodwork, but to be fair, she never asked. I had a number of other questions, and as a lay person, I sought her expertise, no the other way around, but she just shrugged at me and I got no answer. It was an all around painful interaction and she acted high and mighty, showed no empathy or even a modicum of respect for me. Don't waste your time with this person.

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Good Doctor. Exceptionally long wait times.

Dr Fung is great as long as you don't mind waiting well over an hour to see her after checking in.

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60.0 minutes
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Two Stars

Dr. Fung is not a caring doctor. She talked to me in a condescending manner. Will never use her again. The nurses were quite nice though.

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15.0 minutes
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One Star
  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Fung is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • University Of Florida College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Shirley M Fung accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
    • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER2
    • Horizon Direct Access
    • Horizon HMO
    • Horizon OMNIA
    • Horizon POS
    • Horizon PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC
    • IBC Keystone HMO POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Asthma Allergy Pulmonary Associates, 1015 Chestnut St Ste 1300, Philadelphia, PA
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