Dr. Ruth Shields, MD

Dr. Ruth Shields, MD

Bariatric Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 64
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ruth Shields, MD is a bariatric medicine doctor who practices in Mobile, AL. She is 64 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

3151B Midtown Park S # B

Mobile, AL 36606

Contact Information

(251) 206-8751

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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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 Bariatric Medicine
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Bariatric Medicine
  • General Medical Practice
1

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
3

Conditions Treated

  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Overweight
7

Procedures

  • Body Composition Measurement
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Fractional Non-Ablative Laser Treatment
  • Intense Pulse Light
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Photorejuvenation
  • Weight Loss Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Springhill College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of South Alabama College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University South Ala Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University South Ala Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Diplomate Of The American Board Of Obesity Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shields has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shields' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shields to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Theodore, AL |
She is very dedicated to her patients and, their success. Dr. Shields shares useful technical information in an understandable manner and, I found this vital to reaching my personal goal.
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Dr. Shields accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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