Dr. Mark Shields, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
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Age 60
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Dr. Mark Shields, MD
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.

24221 Calle De La Louisa Ste 200

Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Contact Information

(949) 588-8700

Dr. Mark Shields, MD

Dr. Mark Shields, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Care Philosophy

"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." 
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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
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
1

Conditions Treated

  • Geriatric Diseases

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shields to family and friends
4.9
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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)
in Palm Desert, CA |
Excellent Doctor. Listens well and has great follow-up with referrals.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shields accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shields has admitting privileges

Saddleback Memorial Medical Center- Laguna Hills
24451 Health Center Dr
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
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