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About Dr. Steven G Shimotakahara

Dr. Steven G Shimotakahara, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Coos Bay, OR, with another office in Bandon, OR. He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include Otolaryngology. Dr. Shimotakahara has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Steven G Shimotakahara is Great. Dr. Steven G Shimotakahara has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Steven G Shimotakahara is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

North Bend Medical Center

1900 Woodland Dr
Coos Bay, OR 97420
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North Bend Medical Center

110 10th St SE
Bandon, OR 97411
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Specialties

Dr. Steven G Shimotakahara has the following 1 specialty

  • Otolaryngology

    An otolaryngologist is more commonly referred to as an ENT, someone that can treat medical issues you may be having with you ears, nose, or throat. This is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions of the ear, nose, sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth, throat, head, and neck. These doctors treat patients through both medical and surgical means. For instance, an otolaryngologist may treat an obstruction of the nasal passage, caused by malformation of the nose, through rhinoplasty.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Steven G Shimotakahara has the following 13 expertise

  • Deviated Septum
  • Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)
  • Hay Fever (Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis)
  • Tumors
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Hearing Loss
  • Allergy
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Polyps
  • Smell Disorders
  • Facial Trauma
  • Allergies
  • Head and Neck Cancer

Dr. Steven G Shimotakahara has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Steven G Shimotakahara is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Five Stars

After fiddling around with other doctors who had varying ideas as to my treatment, Dr. Shimotakahara quickly diagnosed the problem and surgery is scheduled. He involved me in the process by showing me the results of scans, explaining surgery and answering questions that I understood.

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Five Stars for this ENT

Knowledgeable, friendly, efficient, caring, capable...wow ! Everything you could ask for in an ENT (or any Doctor). Hopefully will have no further need of ENT care,but if so -- Dr. Shimo is the go to doc!

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2013)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    40 Years Experience

  • The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio

    Graduated in 1978

  • University Of Western Ontario

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Steven G Shimotakahara accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net OR PPO
  • ODS
    • Moda Health Connexus
    • Moda Health Synergy Network
  • PacificSource
    • PacificSource PSN
    • PacificSource SmartChoice
    • PacificSource SmartHealth Oregon Members
  • Premera
    • Premera LifeWise Connect
  • Providence Health System
    • Providence PPO
  • Regence Health Plans
    • Regence OR Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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