Dr. Heidi Shields, MD

Dr. Heidi Shields, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Heidi Shields, MD is a family medicine specialist in Nampa, ID and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1991 and specializes in family medicine.

1150 N Sister Catherine Way

Nampa, ID 83687

Contact Information

(208) 302-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Corizon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Idaho Physicians Network (IPN)
  • LifeWise
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Dr. Shields' Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shields "Because I often care for multiple members of a family, I am aware of how one person's health and well-being can affect other family members. It is important to connect with each patient on a personal level because each person is unique and deserves for their care to be individualized. with this, and good communication comes a mutual respect between patient and physician. I will do everything in my power to maintain the basic philosophy with which I was originally trained, to care for each patient as an individual and strive to always be their strongest advocate."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

219  Conditions Treated

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54  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Shots
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Birth Control
  • Blood Culture for Bacteria
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Casting
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Circumcision
  • Colposcopy
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Enema
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Feces Culture, Bacteria
  • Flu Shot
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Immunization
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Joint Injection
  • Lab Service
  • Newborn and Well-Child Care
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Preventive Care
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Skin Procedures
  • Splinting
  • Stress Test
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Vasectomy
  • Viral Culture
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination
  • X-Ray
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • St Francis Hospital and Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shields has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Heidi Shields, MD
Dr. Shields is the best Dr. I've had [n a very long time. She listens and answers questions for me...…..
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Carol Judish-Allen in ID, ID – Sep 15, 2018
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We always have a good visit and excellent care with Dr. Shields.
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Bill in Nampa, ID – Sep 06, 2018
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Doctor Shields takes her time going over my health issues.
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CJE in Nampa, ID – Aug 12, 2018
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She listens and answers all questions and spends the time to cover all my issues. This is very important to my. My previous Dr. spent 15 min and was out the door. She is knowledgeable and I feel I am in good hands.
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Darlene Tobler in Nampa – Jul 20, 2018
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We are new patients and so far are very happy with Dr. Shields. We have multiple health issues and she has been very thorough and helpful in referring us to the proper specialists. There were about 100 pages of medical records for her to go through for each of us ( my husband and myself) and she...Read More
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Nampa, ID – May 29, 2018
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