Dr. William Shields, MD

Dr. William Shields, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. William Shields, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Olympia, WA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Shields is affiliated with MultiCare Allenmore Hospital.

3620 Ensign Rd NE Ste B

Olympia, WA 98506

Contact Information

(360) 923-2200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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 Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
2

Conditions Treated

  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Kern Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Mary Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Pacific Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

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)
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shields accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Plus
  • Providence Health Plans
    Personal Option EPO
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
    Preferred Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shields has admitting privileges

MultiCare Allenmore Hospital
1901 S Union Ave
Tacoma, WA 98405
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