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Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

A leader in the innovation of orthopaedic surgical treatment, Dr. Edward Shin is a fellowship-trained surgeon with expertise in minimally invasive and arthroscopic procedures. He is an energetic and passionate physician who is proud to provide a personalized care plan for every patient, from initial consultation and beginning of treatment to successful conclusion. He and his colleagues at Orthopedic Specialists, Inc. have published nationally recognized and award-winning research on arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee, and Dr. Shin is one of the few surgeons in the area to offer arthroscopic hip treatment.


Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
Director of Hip and Shoulder Surgery
Fellowship Training in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy

What People Are Saying About Dr. Shin

  • Dr. Shin seems to really care about what the patient expects and what their goals are and working with the patient to achieve those goals.

    Patti T.

  • Dr. Shin is a rare find; a doctor who doesn't make you feel rushed and genuinely cares about his patients.

    Kevin O.

  • Dr. Shin was awesome. Very nice and sincere. He thoroughly talked with me about my options for my knee pain. Highly recommend!

    Lauren P.

  • He has continuously made me feel like a partner in my treatment, rather than a passive recipient of his care.

    Charles G.

Dr. SHIN’S world-class services

Arthroscopic or Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery

Many hip injuries, including femoroacetabular impingement, labral tears, and hip abductor tears...

Arthroscopic or Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery

Sudden meniscal tears and ACL, PCL, and cartilage injuries to the knee can be a result of a sports...

Arthroscopic or Minimally Invasive Shoulder Surgery

Many shoulder injuries can be treated with arthroscopic or minimally invasive shoulder surgery...

Sports Injuries and Fractures

Whether you're a professional athlete or a weekend warrior, a sports injury can be disruptive...

InsuranceS Accepted

Dr. Shin accepts most health care insurance plans serving the majority of Americans. Please note that this is not a complete list of all our contracted insurance carriers.


Orthopedic Specialists, INC : Sportsmed Orthopedic Group

490 Post St Suite 901
San Francisco, CA 94102-1410
Monday 8:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am – 5:00pm
Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm


Orthopedic Specialists, Inc.

Orthopedic Specialists consists of a team of three fellowship-trained doctors, x-ray technicians, a physician assistant, and professional office staff, all dedicated to treating our patients with the latest techniques and expert care. Our goal is efficient treatment and recovery, and our policy is to see all patients quickly—we don't believe in making patients wait more than one day to schedule an appointment. We use cutting-edge technology to properly diagnose and help you heal quickly, including a response app that allows you to contact us and get answers within hours, even on the weekends. We give each patient the respect and attention we would give our own families.