Dr. Dong-Cheul Shin, MD-PhD is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Nanoori Korean Spine & Joint Clinic located within Saudi German Hospital, Dubai. He has been selected by the Nanoori Hospital Group in Korea to represent the hospital itself and likewise the nation of South Korea for his talent and knowledge, being one of the group's top doctors.
He has a wealth of experience as being one of the top private-practice surgeons in South Korea and has performed more than 1,500 total and partial knee replacements, 500 total and reverse shoulder replacement arthroplasties, and more than 5,000 shoulder and knee arthroscopic surgeries. He also has expertise in arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, acromioclavicular joint resection, open bicep tenodesis, arthroscopic elbow surgery, radial head replacement, multi-ligament reconstruction, and minimal carpal tunnel release.
Dr. Shin also specializes in sports medicine, treating many professional sports athletes in Korea. Dr. Shin can easily treat cosmetic and functional orthopaedic cases, such as hand and foot corrections as well as fractures/broken bones.
Dr. Shin holds an MD and PhD which he obtained from the Catholic University of Korea. He also has AO Trauma Master Course certification and an MD from Yonsei University College of Medicine. In addition, he was awarded a fellowship in elbow and shoulder arthroscopy which was conducted at the Catholic University of Korea. Prior to his current role, Dr. Shin was the head director of orthopaedics at Nanoori Hospital in South Korea and an adjunct professor in orthopaedics at the Catholic University of Korea.
Dr Shin is a member of a number of societies including the Korean Shoulder and Elbow Society, the Korean Knee Society, and the Korean Arthroscopy Society.