John Shinn, MD

Otolaryngologist

Clinical Professor, Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery)
4.5 out of 5
54 Patient Ratings
3 Patient Comments

Ear Clinic

  • 2452 Watson Court
  • Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Phone: 650-723-5281
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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)

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.7

Friendliness

4.4

Recommended to others

4.5

Explanations

4.5

Listens

4.5

Includes you in decisions

4.7

Clear Communication

4.5

Confidence in your doctor

4.2

Wait times

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.

4.5 out of 5
54 Patient Ratings
3 Patient Comments

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.