Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Carol Shields, MD

Academic Title: Professor

Specialties
Ophthalmology - Oncology

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
840 Walnut Street, Ste. 1440
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 928-3105
Fax: (215) 928-1140

Medical Services

Years in Practice

33

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmic Oncology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2012,2011,2010

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Medical School

Internship

  • Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh

Residency

  • Wills Eye Hospital

Fellowship

  • Moorefield Eye Institute
  • Wills Eye Hospital

Conditions

Recent Publications

Mantle-cell lymphoma-taming the tiger

Risk of extraocular extension in eyes with retinoblastoma receiving intravitreous chemotherapy

Prenatal ultrasonographic detection and prenatal (prior to birth) management of hereditary retinoblastoma

Genetic and Genomic Characterization of 462 Melanoma Patient-Derived Xenografts, Tumor Biopsies, and Cell Lines

A Comprehensive Patient-Derived Xenograft Collection Representing the Heterogeneity of Melanoma

Acute-onset blurred vision with shallow anterior chamber and suspected choroidal mass

Managing circumscribed choroidal hemangioma:The case of a patient with a benign vascular tumor that did not respond to PDT but that was ultimately controlled with low-dose plaque radiotherapy

Swept-source optical coherence tomography angiography findings in torpedo maculopathy

Uveal effusion syndrome in 104 eyes: Response to corticosteroids-The 2017 Axel C. Hansen lecture

Acute exudative polymorphous paraneoplastic vitelliform maculopathy managed with intravitreal aflibercept

Association of disease location and treatment with survival in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the eye and ocular adnexal region

Personalized Prognosis of Uveal Melanoma Based on Cytogenetic Profile in 1059 Patients over an 8-Year Period: The 2017 Harry S. Gradle Lecture

Image quality and artifacts on optical coherence tomography angiography

Integrative Analysis Identifies Four Molecular and Clinical Subsets in Uveal Melanoma

Updated classification for primary iris melanoma

Malignant transformation of multifocal tapioca iris nevus in a child

RHEGMATOGENOUS RETINAL DETACHMENT after INTRAARTERIAL CHEMOTHERAPY for RETINOBLASTOMA: The 2016 Founders Award Lecture

Intravitreal melphalan for treatment of primary vitreoretinal lymphoma: A newindication for an old drug

String of pearls: Macroaneurysms in coats disease

Systemic neoadjuvant chemotherapy for Group B intraocular retinoblastoma (ARET0331): A report from the Children's Oncology Group