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Meet the Surgery Team

Joseph H. Shin, MD

Gender
Male
Department
Surgery
Practice Specialty
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Surgical Specialties
Medical Education
University of Alabama School of Medicine
Residency
Yale - New Haven Hospital, Yale New Haven Hospital
Fellowship
Miami Childrens Hospital
Board Certified
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Main Location
Montefiore Medical Park at 1625 Poplar
1625 Poplar Street
Bronx, NY 10461-2653
Phone: (718) 405-8444
Fax: (718) 405-8345
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Montefiore Greene Medical Arts Pavilion
3400 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2404
Phone: (866) 633-8255
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The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
3415 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2403
Phone: (718) 920-7200
Fax: (718) 547-2929
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Montefiore M-E Center for Cancer Care
1521 Jarrett Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2606
Phone: (718) 862-8840
Fax: (718) 862-8850
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Montefiore Medical Group-Cross County
1010 Central Park Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10704-1044
Phone: (914) 964-4109
Fax: (914) 964-0600
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Montefiore at 1250 Waters Place
1250 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2723
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Montefiore Wakefield Campus
600 East 233rd Street
Bronx, NY 10466-2604
Phone: (718) 920-9522
Fax: (718) 920-6803
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Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467-2401
Phone: (718) 920-4321
Fax: (718) 405-8345
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Montefiore Weiler Hospital
1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2301
Phone: (718) 904-2260
Fax: (718) 405-8345
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Academic Title
Professor of Clinical Surgery
Administrative Title
Chief, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Clinical Focus
Craniofacial disorders including craniosynostosis, cleft lip and palate.
Research Focus
Plagiocephaly and neurodevelopment in twins, outpatient breast reduction mammoplasty and the surgical management of craniofacial disorders.
Publications

View Dr. Shin's publications on Pubmed.

Biography

Dr. Shin earned his medical degree at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. At Yale, he completed a general surgery internship, plastic and reconstructive surgery residency and a molecular biology fellowship. He completed a craniofacial fellowship at Miami Children's Hospital. Dr. Shin is board certified in general surgery and plastic surgery.

Dr. Shin previously held positions as Chief for both the divisions of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Wound Care at Baystate Medical Center of Tufts University in Boston, and Director of the Yale Craniofacial Center.

Dr. Shin is a member of the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Association of Plastic Surgeons and American Board of Plastic Surgery, among many other professional societies.

In his grant-supported research, Dr. Shin leads studies investigating plagiocephaly and neurodevelopment in twins, outpatient breast reduction mammoplasty and the surgical management of craniofacial disorders. He has served on many humanitarian surgical missions, including Operation Smile, performing cleft lip, palate and plastic surgery in South America, Mexico, Morocco and the Middle East.