Dr. William Shields, MD

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Ophthalmology | Male

Retina & Macula Specialists 3620 Ensign Rd NE Ste B Olympia, WA 98506 Get Directions
Dr. William Shields, MD
Dr. William Shields, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Olympia, WA. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Shields is affiliated with MultiCare Allenmore Hospital.

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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 Olympia, WA |
i had 3 retinal detachments several years ago.one was severe and Dr.Shields said he wasn't sure he could save my eye.he did!!he is amazing and also did several laser surgeries.you want the best he is it!!Adele Hansen
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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 Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Washington not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Macular Edema

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Washington School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1983

  • Residency Hospital
    Kern Med Center
    St Mary Med Center
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Pacific Med Center

    Completed in 1989

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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