Michael W. Shen, MD

Michael W. Shen, M.D. is a native Californian. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of California at San Diego where he graduated magna cum laude. Dr. Shen then went east to Boston where he obtained his M.D. at Tufts University School of Medicine, and where he received honors in neurology.

Dr. Shen returned to Southern California for an internship at Kaiser Permanente. He completed his residency in neurology at Harbor-UCLA where he was Chief Resident during his final year. Dr. Shen remained at Harbor-UCLA for a fellowship in neurophysiology, which included training in performing and interpreting nerve conduction studies and electromyography (NCS and EMG), electroencephalograms, (EEG) and brainstem auditory, visual and somatosensory evoked potentials (BAER, VER, SSEP).

Dr. Shen is board certified in neurology and board eligible in neurophysiology and enjoys practicing general neurology, performing and interpreting NCS/EMGs and interpreting EEGs.

Dr. Shen is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the Orange County Neurological Society.

Dr. Shen's interests include technology, beach volleyball, sports and movies.

This physician is a member of MemorialCare Physician Society which drives clinical outcomes and performance for MemorialCare Health System.


  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry & Neurology

Types of Care

MemorialCare Hospital Affiliations