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Dr. Dennis Shen, MD

Gastroenterology*
1.5 (2)
Map Pin Small San Francisco, CA
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Dennis Shen, MD

Dr. Dennis Shen, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in San Francisco, CA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 44 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from University of Hong Kong and is affiliated with Chinese Hospital and Saint Francis Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Shen an average 1.5 star rating.

Dr. Shen works at Practice in San Francisco, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Abdominal Pain, Hepatitis B and Chronic Gastritis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Shen's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Richard C. Sherwood MD Inc.
    909 Hyde St Ste 210, San Francisco, CA 94109 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (415) 292-3310
  2. 2
    Office
    929 Clay St Ste 301, San Francisco, CA 94108 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (415) 788-6860
  3. 3
    North East Medical Services -stockton
    1520 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94133 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (415) 391-9686

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Chinese Hospital
  • Saint Francis Memorial Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Abdominal Pain
Hepatitis B
Chronic Gastritis

Treatment frequency



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Abdominal Pain
Hepatitis B
Chronic Gastritis
Acute Gastritis
Constipation
Gastritis
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Peptic Ulcer
Gallstones
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Anemia
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Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Esophagitis
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroptosis
Hemorrhoids
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Ulcer
Nausea
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Reflux Esophagitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Alcoholic Gastritis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Cirrhosis
Congenital Achalasia
Duodenal Cancer
Dysentery
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Food Allergy
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Indigestion
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Ischemic Colitis
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Malnutrition
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Ulcerative Colitis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Colon Cancer Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Esophagogastroscopy
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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    About Dr. Dennis Shen, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 44 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Chinese
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1316049190
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • State University of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Vly Med Ctr-Uc San Francisco
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Hong Kong
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Dennis Shen, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Shen is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Shen has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Shen has seen patients for Abdominal Pain, Hepatitis B and Chronic Gastritis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Shen on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Shen. The overall rating for this provider is 1.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shen.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Shen, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Shen appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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