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Dr Chanshik Shim

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Dr Chanshik Shim

Consultant Neurosurgeon Dubai Hills, Dubai
Dubai Health Authority accredited Instant appointment confirmation AED 700 standard consultation fee

Doctor Overview

  • Dr Chanshik Shim is an exceptional Neurosurgeon at Kings College Hospital.
  • He has more than 25 years of experience treating nervous system disorders, ranging in complexity from the most basic.
  • He serves as the HOD and Medical Director at the Wooridul Spine Center.

Services Offered

In-person consultation (AED 675)
Video consultation (AED 450)
Medical Procedure
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About Dr Chanshik Shim

Dr Chanshik Shim has more 25 years of experience in developing and applying techniques for treating neurological procedures to treating patients suffering from neurological conditions.

He specializes in treating nervous system diseases like congenital disorders, trauma, tremors, infections of the brain and spine, and stroke.

Dr Chanshik Shim has received awards and honours for his exceptional achievements in the neurological field.

Education & Career

  • M.D. Kyung Hee University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
  • Residency in Neurosurgery Kyung Hee University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
  • M.A. Graduate School Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
  • Ph.D. Graduate School Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

The cost of an in-person consultation is AED 675. A video consultation is AED 450.

You are required to make an advance payment for online video consultation appointments. You can pay via mobile money or credit cards including VISA and MasterCard. For in-person appointments, make payment at the doctor’s office.   

You are required to make an advance payment for online video consultation appointments. You can pay via mobile money or credit cards, including VISA and MasterCard.

The consultation takes 30 minutes.

Select a service and your preferred date and time. Click on the “Request an Appointment” button on the page. Confirm your details. Payment is to be made at the doctor’s office. You will be notified through SMS/WhatsApp and email to remind you about your appointment on the chosen date and time. 

You will need a valid passport with at least six months of validity at travel. You may need a visa to travel. Alternatively, MyHealth Africa Group can assist you with obtaining your visa. 

Procedures & Conditions

  • Achondroplasia
  • Acoustic neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Arnold chiari malformation
  • Arteriovenous malformation
  • Astrocytoma
  • Brain abscess
  • Brain cancers- astrocytoma
  • Brain haemorrhage
  • Brain infection
  • Brain tumor - glioblastoma
  • Cerebral edema
  • Cervial and lumbar disc degeneration
  • Chronic depression
  • CNS infections
  • Congenital spine disorders
  • Cranial trauma
  • CSF leak
  • CSF obstruction
  • Dementia
  • Disc bulge
  • Disc degeneration
  • Disc dessication
  • Disc disease
  • Disc herniation
  • Disc pain
  • Dystonia
  • Ependymomas
  • Epilepsy
  • Fractured vertebra
  • Glioma
  • Herniated disc
  • High intracranial pressure
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Laminectomy
  • Meningioma
  • Meningomyelocele
  • Mixed gliomas
  • Moya Moya disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Oligodendrogliomas
  • Paget’s disease
  • Parkinsons disease
  • Pediatric brain tumors
  • Pediatric craniosynostosis
  • Pinched nerve
  • Pituitary adenoma
  • Pituitary tumors
  • Primitive neuroectodermal tumors
  • Scoliosis
  • Skull fracture
  • Slip disc
  • Spinal arthritis
  • Spinal fixation
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spinal trauma and fractures
  • Spinal tumor
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Syringomyelia
  • Traumatic head injury
  • Tremors
  • Vertebral compression fractures
  • Vertebral hemangioma
  • Vertebral osteoporosis
  • Vertebral tumors
Treatment & procedures
  • Blood tests
  • Cerebral angiogram
  • CT brain
  • CT myelogram
  • CT scans
  • Disc replacement (cervical/lumber)
  • Electroencephalogram
  • Electromyogram
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • MRI brain
  • MRI scans
  • Nerve conduction velocity studies/electromyography
  • Neurological exam
  • Physical exam
  • Scoliosis spine surgery
  • Spinal fusion
  • Spinal laminectomy
  • Spinal MRI
  • Spinal tap CT
  • Spinal x-ray
  • Spine tumour surgery
  • Temporal lobectomy
  • Vertebroplasty
  • X-ray imaging

Insurances Accepted

AXA Insurance
AXA Insurance
MedNet International Insurance
MedNet International Insurance
Metlife Insurance
Metlife Insurance
NOW Health
NOW Health

Office Location

Dubai Hills, Dubai, UAE
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