Dr. Richard Shubin is a neurologist in Arcadia, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Huntington Memorial Hospital and Methodist Hospital of Southern California. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years.
Dr. Shubin graduated from Stanford University in 1977 with a B.S. in Chemistry. He subsequently attended the University of Pittsburgh where he graduated with a M.A. in Philosophy in 1981 and an M.D. in 1982. He then interned in Medicine at Los Angeles County-USC. Dr. Shubin completed a residency in Neurology, and then a Fellowship in Neuro-Immunology and Virology at USC. Dr. Shubin entered private practice in Neurology in Arcadia in 1988. Dr. Shubin's interest in Sleep Medicine began while in medical school at the University of Pittsburgh. He began his training in sleep under the auspices of Dr. David Kupfer and Charles Reynolds. Dr. Shubin has had a continued interest in sleep. He became board certified by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine in 1994, and subsequently obtained special qualifications in sleep medicine through the American Academy of Psychiatry and Neurology in 2009. Dr. Shubin, in addition, has been involved in multiple phase 2 and 3 clinical trials in sleep medicine for the past twenty years.