Alvin Shon
Alvin C. Shon

Alvin C. Shon MD


General Surgery
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4.4 / 5 (based on 37 Reviews) View 5 Comments

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Dr. Shon explains the reason why he became a physician. “A key motivator in deciding to practice medicine was a strong belief in impacting people’s lives in a way that promoted health and wellbeing.” Dr. Shon who calls surgery “fascinating,” and says the “positive outcomes and effects on my patient’s lives are most rewarding.” 

When not taking care of his patients, Dr. Shon likes to spend time with his family and travel.

Office Information

Hospital/Group Affiliation

PIH Health Whittier Hospital

PIH Health Physicians





General Surgery


  • Spanish



Kern Medical Center (California) Fresno Valley Medical Center (California)


Veterans Affairs Medical Center-Fresno (California)

Medical Education

University of Kansas School of Medicine (Kansas City)

Board Certifications

Surgery (General Cert)


Patient Reviews

February 05, 2021
It's my first time at PIH. Thank you Dr.Shon, Nurses Your attention was excellent thank you for assisting me.
November 19, 2020
He listened to what I needed to say and he explained what he found in my surgery.
October 29, 2020
I received top quality care!
October 08, 2020
Very friendly.
August 06, 2020
Dr.Shon made me feel at ease with the procedure he was going to perform. He explained everything thoroughly and made it easy to understand. He is very knowledgeable and has an excellent bedside manner!
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