Jerry Shields, MD

Jerry Shields, MD

Ophthalmology Philadelphia, PA

Professor of Ophthalmology, Thomas Jefferson University


Office Address

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

Jerry Shields, MD

Ophthalmology Philadelphia, PA

Professor of Ophthalmology, Thomas Jefferson University

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Ophthalmology: General Ophthalmology
  • Clinical Interests: Melanoma; Fluorescein Angiography; Choroid Neoplasms; Brachytherapy; Eye Enucleation; Differential Diagnosis; Retrospective Studies; Conjunctival Neoplasms

Education & Training

  • Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
  • Wills Eye HospitalWills Eye Hospital
  • Denver Health Medical CenterDenver Health Medical Center
  • University of Michigan Medical SchoolUniversity of Michigan Medical School

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License1994 - 2016
  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1969 - 2016
  • American Board of OphthalmologyOphthalmology

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • National Physician of the Year Award for Clinical ExcellenceCastle Connolly Medical LTD
    • Fellow (FACS)American College of Surgeons
    • Fellow (FAAO)American Academy of Ophthalmology

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Lectures

    • Tumor Conference Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - 4/22/2013

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • AmeriHealth Direct POS
    • Amerihealth HMO
    • AmeriHealth PPO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
    • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
    • Multiplan PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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