Dr. Mark Shields, MD

Dr. Mark Shields, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Mark Shields, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Laguna Hills, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

24221 Calle De La Louisa Ste 200

Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Contact Information

(949) 588-8700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Shields' Experience

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Dr. Shields' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Shields' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shields "A graduate of the University of Southern California School of Medicine, Dr. Mark Shields completed his Internship and Residency at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and has a special interest in medical issues facing seniors. A Southern California native, in his free time Dr. Shields enjoys his children, exercising, reading, and projects around the house. He lives in South Orange County and considers himself the luckiest man alive to be married to his beautiful wife Cathy. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shields ""Many outside factors influence the practice of medicine today.  It's very important to me that the fundamental relationship between the patient and physician, and the delivery of timely, appropriate and compassionate health-care, is not compromised." "

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

160  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • California State University, Fullerton
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Huntington Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Huntington Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University of Southern California (Master's Program)
    Other Education | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shields has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shields' Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shields to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Shields' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Excellent Doctor. Listens well and has great follow-up with referrals.
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