John Shinn, MD

Otolaryngologist

Clinical Professor, Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery)
4.4 out of 5
107 Patient Ratings
6 Patient Comments

Ear Clinic

Professional Education

  • Residency: Stanford Hospital and Clinics (1970) CA
  • Internship: Stanford Medical Center (1966) CA
  • Board Certification: Otolaryngology, American Board of Otolaryngology (1971)
  • Medical Education: University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (1965) NC

Honors & Awards

  • Presidential Citation, The American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery (September 1994)
  • Recipient of award for Outstanding Contribution in Medical Education, Santa Clara County Medical Association (June 1994)

Administrative Appointments

  • Clinical Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery (2012 - Present)
  • Associate Chief, Division of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (2009 - 2012)
  • Chief, Division of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (1972 - 2009)
4.6

Friendliness

4.3

Recommended to others

4.4

Explanations

4.4

Listens

4.3

Includes you in decisions

4.6

Clear Communication

4.4

Confidence in your doctor

4.4

Wait times

SHC Patient, May 2015

Great service!

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Was not clear about next appointment. Still waiting on phone call.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

I am usually fearful of doctors but not this time. They made me very at ease and comfortable.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Dr. Shinn was such a wonderful, patient doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Doctor Shinn is off the charts a great great doctor.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

He has the same disability as me. Can't have better empathy & accuracy.

4.4 out of 5
107 Patient Ratings
6 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, May 2015

Great service!

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Was not clear about next appointment. Still waiting on phone call.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

I am usually fearful of doctors but not this time. They made me very at ease and comfortable.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Dr. Shinn was such a wonderful, patient doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Doctor Shinn is off the charts a great great doctor.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

He has the same disability as me. Can't have better empathy & accuracy.