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  John H. Shin, MD
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[Harvard Medical School]

Assistant Professor in Neurosurgery
Harvard Medical School
Attending Neurosurgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital

Research | Curriculum vitae | Publications via PubMed
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Languages: English  
Patient Care & Appointments: Phone: 617-726-5252 Fax: 617-643-4680
Physician Referral: MGH Neurosurgery Referral System
E-mail Referral to: Kristina A. Shultz MSN, NP-C

Clinical Background:

MD Degree: Chicago Medical School
Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center - Neurosurgery
Fellowships: Cleveland Clinic, Center for Spine Health    
  - Neurosurgery and Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  - Stereotactic Spine Radiosurgery
Clinical Office:

MGH, Wang Ambulatory Care Center - ACC 745
Neurosurgical Service
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fruit Street
Boston, MA, 02114

Physician Referrals: 617-726-5252
Patient Appointments: 617-726-5252
Fax: 617-643-4680

Clinical Interests:

spine oncology, metastatic and primary spine tumors, minimally invasive spine surgery, spine radiosurgery, cervical radiculopathy, cervical myelopathy, cervical stenosis, cervical deformity, craniovertebral junction disorders, thoracic spinal disorders, lumbar stenosis, lumbar spondylolisthesis, lumbar deformity, degenerative disc disease, disc herniation, spine trauma, multidisciplinary spine tumor program

Surgical Interests:
  minimally invasive spine surgery, complex spinal reconstruction, en boc spondylectomy, spine instrumentation, spinal cord decompression, innovations in spine surgery and emerging techniques
Research Interests:
  multimodality treatments for metastatic spinal tumors, radiobiology and spinal cord tolerance, clinical trials, patient outcomes and quality of life studies, spine biomechanics
Selected Publication:
  [Publications via PubMed]
  • MGH / Harvard Neurosurgical Service
  • Brain Tumor Center at MGH
  • Research @ MGH Neurosurgery
  • MGH Neurosurgery Alumni
  • Brain Tumor Research Center
  • History of Neurosurgery at MGH
  • Neurosurgery Grand Rounds
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