Jefferson University Hospitals
Carol L. Shields, MD

Carol L Shields MD

Academic Title

Professor

Specialty

Ophthalmology - Oncology

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Overview

Locations

Departments & Programs

Education & Fellowships

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Medical School
  • Internship: Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • Residency: Wills Eye Hospital
  • Fellowship: Moorefield Eye Institute
  • Fellowship: Wills Eye Hospital

Years in Practice

34

Board Certification

  • Ophthalmic Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

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 PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • AmeriHealth
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Empire BC/BS
  • Federal BCBS
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare

Awards

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

Contact Us

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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Primary Location

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