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Edward Shin

  • PROFESSOR Otolaryngology
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  • American Board of Otolaryngology


  • Residency, Head & Neck Surgery
    * University of California at San Francisco *

  • Internship, Surgery
    * University of California at San Francisco *


    Dr. Edward J. Shin is a board certified Ear, Nose and Throat specialist and Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai. He also serves as Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Shin is an accomplished sinus surgeon and thyroid specialist who earned his medical degree from Stanford School of Medicine and completed his advanced residency training at the University of California in San Francisco. He was the recipient of numerous scholarships and honors during his academic and professional careers including receiving the Teacher of the Year Award from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Shin has contributed to several medical journals and has published numerous articles and book chapters on a wide range of topics within the practice of Otolaryngology. He has also been recognized as an expert in his field by being invited to lecture nationally and internationally. He believes that providing every patient with world-class medical care involves state-of-the-art technology, sophisticated treatment options in a compassionate and supportive atmosphere.

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Dr. Shin did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2014 and/or 2015: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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