Jefferson University Hospitals
Carol L. Shields, MD

Carol L Shields MD

Academic Title

Professor

Specialty

Ocular Oncology

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Overview

Locations

Conditions

Education & Fellowships

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Medical School
  • Internship: Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • Residency: Wills Eye Hosp (HOSP CLOSED 7/13/06-NOW SURGI CTR)
  • Fellowship: Wills Eye Hosp (HOSP CLOSED 7/13/06-NOW SURGI CTR)
  • Fellowship: Moorfields Eye Hospital

Years in Practice

33

Board Certification

  • Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

Insurances Accepted

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • Amer Assoc Retired Persons (AARP)
  • AmeriHealth
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Empire BC/BS
  • Federal BCBS
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First VIP Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • Tricare
  • UPMC Community Health Choices (CHC)
  • UPMC For Life
  • United Healthcare

Awards

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

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New or returning patients can complete our secure, online appointment request form. A representative from Jefferson will contact you by email to confirm your appointment.

If you'd rather speak with a JEFF NOW® representative, click 1-800-JEFFNOW below. You will then be prompted to enter your phone number.

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Locations

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