Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Eon K. Shin, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand Surgery & Rehabilitation

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Office Locations

1203 Langhorne-Newtown Rd.
Suite 335, St. Clare Bldg.
Langhorne PA 19047
Phone: (800) 385-7472

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Dr. Shin treats hands, wrists, arms & elbows.


  • Yale University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • UCLA Medical Center


  • UCLA Medical Center


  • Brigham & Women's Hospital

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Federal BCBS
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Horizon HMO
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • s Comp

Recent Publications

Mid-term outcomes of routine proximal row carpectomy compared with proximal row carpectomy with dorsal capsular interposition arthroplasty for the treatment M. P. Gaspar, of late-stage arthropathy of the wrist

Prognostic Variables for Patient Return-to-Work Interval Following Carpal Tunnel Release in a Workers’ Compensation Population

Wrist Arthroscopy for Athletic Injuries

Variables Prognostic for Delayed Union and Nonunion Following Ulnar Shortening Fixed with a Dedicated Osteotomy Plate

Geographic and age-based variations in medicare reimbursement among ASSH members

Commentary on "trends in carpal tunnel surgery: An online survey of members of the american society for surgery of the hand"

Kienbock’s disease

Management of Complications of Wrist Arthroplasty and Wrist Fusion

Mini-open versus extended open release for severe carpal tunnel syndrome

Treatment preferences for trigger digit by members of the American Association for Hand Surgery

One-stage Integra coverage for fingertip injuries

Ulnar shortening osteotomy for ulnar impaction syndrome

Variation in recommendation for surgical treatment for compressive neuropathy

How surgeons make decisions when the evidence is inconclusive

Treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome by members of the American Association for Hand Surgery

Minimally invasive partial fasciectomy for Dupuytren contractures

Minimally invasive partial fasciectomy for Dupuytren's contractures

Latest techniques in the management of thumb fractures

Minimally invasive technique for release of Dupuytren's contracture: Segmental fasciectomy through multiple transverse incisions

Nonbridging external fixation of distal radius fractures