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Shingo Chihara, MD
Infectious Disease
 
4.5 out of 5 stars
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Areas of Expertise
General infectious diseases, travel medicine, medical microbiology, non-tuberculous mycobacteria and caring for patients with HIV
Personal Information
Dr. Chihara enjoys running and baseball and spending time with his wife and children.
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Infectious Disease, Travel Health, HIV/AIDS Care, Wound Care
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty in Infectious Diseases American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty in Internal Medicine American Board of Pathology, Medical Microbiology
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Yamanashi Medical University, Japan, 1999
Residency
Primary Care Internal Medicine Program, University of Connecticut, 2005 Chief medical resident, University of Connecticut Primary Care Internal Medicine Program, 2006
Fellowships
Infectious Diseases, Rush University Medical Center and John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, 2008 Medical Microbiology, University of Utah, 2009
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Would recommend provider
 
4.5 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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June 2017
Excellent!
May 2017
Dr. Chihara is a top physician in my opinion. He surpassed all my expectations and I rate him outstanding.
April 2017
Dr. Chihara has a gentle bedside manner. He was thorough in his evaluation of my problem and treatment plan.
April 2017
Best infectious disease dr. EVER! He was sick and still took his time with me out of ID´s I´ve had to see, he´s by far the best!
February 2017
Dr. Chihara is great!
January 2017
Best doctor includes you with treatment.
May 2016
Dr. Chihara is the very model of a caring physician.
April 2016
Shingo Chihara MD, did a very good, answering my questions.
April 2016
Dr. Chihara is most considerate & care easy to talk to and a great listener -
February 2016
Such a friendly demeanor.
January 2016
Awesome experience! Felt very cared for.