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Dr. David J Shih MD, Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist)

Dr. David J Shih MD

Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) | Nephrology

368 Faunce Corner Road North Dartmouth MA, 02747



Dr. David Shih is a nephrologist practicing in North Dartmouth, MA. Dr. Shih specializes in the care and treatment of the kidneys. As a nephrologist, Dr. Shih most typically treats conditions like kidney stones, chronic kidney disease, acute renal failure, polycystuc kidney disease, high blood pressure and more. Nephrologists are also experts on kidney transplantation and dialysis. They are usually referred to by primary care physicians for problems related to the kidneys, and while they can perform tests to diagnose kidney disorders, they do not perform surgeries.

Education and Training

Univ Of Ma Med Sch- Worcester Ma 1992

Board Certification

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM

Provider Details



  • Rush-Presby-St Luke'S M C, Nephrology; Rush-Presby-St Luke'S M C, Internal Medicine  

Dr. David J Shih MD's Practice location

Practice At 368 Faunce Corner Road

368 Faunce Corner Road -
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
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New patients: 508-985-5040, 508-996-3991
Fax: 508-993-9764, 508-961-0876, 508-985-5045

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Dr. David J Shih MD has a rating of 3 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 7 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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Head north on Faunce Corner Road 1164 ft
Take the ramp on the left 1369 ft
Merge left onto I 195 8.6 mi
Take the ramp on the right towards MA 81 South: Pleasant Street 840 ft
Make a slight right 1002 ft
Turn left onto Plymouth Avenue (MA 81) 2722 ft
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Take the ramp on the right 1222 ft
Merge left onto I 195 1.6 mi
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Head north on Faunce Corner Road 1164 ft
Take the ramp on the left 1369 ft
Merge left onto I 195 8.6 mi
Take the ramp on the right towards MA 81 South: Pleasant Street 840 ft
Make a slight right 855 ft
Make a slight right 150 ft
Go straight onto Plymouth Avenue 955 ft
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