Shishin Yamada, M.D.


General Surgery
  • Silver Cross Health Connection
  • Midwest Institute for Robotic Surgery

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Accepting new patients.

Dr. Shishin Yamada is a board-certified general surgeon. He earned his medical degree at the University of Illinois, where he also completed his internship and general surgery residency.

Dr. Yamada is especially skilled at minimally invasive, laparoscopic and robotic-assisted surgeries. Because of his dedication to quality, he is a member of the Midwest Institute for Robotic Surgery at Silver Cross Hospital.






Year began practicing: 2006

Year joined staff: 2006


University of Illinois


University of Illinois


University of Illinois

Accepted Insurance


Other Specialties

  • General Surgery

Accepting Referrals

  • General Surgery

Areas Of Interest

Abdominal Endoscopy, Abdominal Hernias, Biliary Endoscopy, Breast Biopsy, Breast Cancer Surgery, Breast Laser Surgery, Breast Lesions, Breast Procedures, Breast Surgery, Breast Tumors, Colon & Rectal Disease, Colon Cancer, Colon Cancer Prevention/Screening, Colon Cancer Screening, Colon Endoscopy, Colonoscopies, Colonoscopy, Diagnostic Endoscopy, Endoscopic Breast Surgery, Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, General Surgery, GI Endoscopy Procedures, Groin Hernias, Hernia Appendectomy, Hernia Repair, Hernia Surgery, Hernias, Hiatal Hernia, Inguinal Hernia, Laparoscopic Appendectomy, Laparoscopic bowel Surgery, Laparoscopic Colon Surgery, Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery, Laparoscopic GI Surgery, Laparoscopic Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic Intestinal Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Laparoscopic Training, Lower Endoscopy, Lower GI Endoscopy, Lump in Breast, Robotic Surgery, UGI Endoscopy, Upper & Lower Endoscopy, Upper Endoscopy, Upper G.I. Endoscopy

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.