About The Doctor

Dr. Dong Moon Shin

Mesothelioma Specialist , Director, Clinical and Translational Cancer Prevention Program

Dong M Shin, M.D., serves as professor of oncology and hematology for the Emory Winship Cancer Institute of Atlanta. Dr. Shin was born in South Korea, and he originally earned his medical degree from the Yonsei University College of Medicine in 1975. After completing his medical training, Dr. Shin completed a four-year internship for the Cook County Hospital, and he did another internship for Yonsei University Hospital.

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Dr. Dong Shin earned his medical degree from Yonsei University College of Medicine in Seoul, Korea. He completed his internal medicine residency at Cook County Hospital in Chicago and his oncology fellowship at the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.

Dr. Shin currently practices as a medical oncologist at the Emory Winship Cancer Institute, where he also serves as Chair in Cancer Research and Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology. His special areas of interest include asbestos-related cancers such as mesothelioma and lung cancer.

Message of Hope

Dr. Dong Shin is passionate about developing novel therapies for mesothelioma.

Research and Scholarly Work

Dr. Shin has earned numerous grants and awards for his research. He is passionate about developing novel therapies for mesothelioma. He has contributed over 340 articles to peer-reviewed journals and sat on 15 oncology journal editorial boards to help advance our understanding and treatment of asbestos-related cancers.

Top Doctor

Dr. Shin has been recognized for his clinical excellence by Castle Connolly Medial Ltd. and by Atlanta Magazine as one of America’s top medical oncologists. He is widely sought after for his expertise in treating mesothelioma.

When facing a diagnosis of an asbestos-related cancer like mesothelioma or lung cancer, it is crucial to find the right treatment right away. Contact Dr. Dong Shin today.

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