Dr. Scott Shields, DPM

Dr. Scott Shields, DPM

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Podiatry  ·  
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59 y/o
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Dr. Scott Shields, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Enid, OK and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in podiatry, diabetes medicine, and more.Read his story

Total Foot and Ankle

524 N Van Buren St

Enid, OK 73703
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
high
more than 90% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
high
more than 89% of peers

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Dr. Shields' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shields "Dr. Scott Shields was born and raised in Shelby, NC. After high school, he served as a Reactor Operator in the US Navy. He then volunteered two years as a full time missionary for his faith. Coincidentally, where he happened to meet his future bride, Carolyn. Dr. Shields attended both University of North Carolina and Central State University in Edmond studying Engineering and Chemistry respectively. He and his wife then traveled to Cleveland to receive his Doctorate from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. After graduating and fulfilling a Surgical Residency and Fellowship Training, he and his family moved to Enid, OK to open Northwest Foot & Ankle Center. Dr. Shields is Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Member of the American Diabetic Association, Member of the American Medical Athletic Association, Member of the American and Oklahoma Podiatric Medical Association, Diplomat of the National Board of Podiatric Examiners, Diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and Fellow of the American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons. Dr. Shields is a pilot who loves to travel and explore, including scuba diving. He remains married to his sweetheart and together, have a daughter and two grandchildren."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shields "It shouldn't hurt to walk!"

4  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Diabetes Medicine
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shields does not have any board certifications listed.

58  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Infections
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Neuromas
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Simple Fractures
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
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31  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Extremity Ultrasound
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Laser Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

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 North Carolina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Central State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Huron Road Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Cleveland Foot & Ankle Clinic & Afiliated Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shields has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shields has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shields' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shields

3.5

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
54.54545454545455%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
36.36363636363637%
(8)

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First visit with Dr Shields and was very impressed with both him & his friendly staff! Nurse Tina was great! Dr. Shields took care of some issues right away and now we have a game plan! Happy Feet soon to be!! He even put up with our 'corny' jokes!!
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I have had four separate procedures done on my feet by Dr. Shields. Each time he did a thorough exam, explained the procedure well, answering any of my questions, and performed the procedure in a manner which gave me excellent results. The doctor and his staff are friendly and professional. I...Read More
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I waited waaaay too long to have my ingrown nails taken care of. If I had know how easy it would be I would have done it sooner. Dr. Shields and his staff are great. They were very helpful, courteous, knowledgeable and kind, Dr. Shields and his staff have joyous outlooks that makes every visit...Read More
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DR SHIELDS IS THE BEST PODIATRY DR I KNOW! HES GENTLE AND IS ALWAYS HAPPY! HE TAKES HIS TIME TAKING CARE OF YOU AND YOUR PROBLEMS! HE HAS GREAT NURSES TOO THAT HELP YOU TO AND THEY ARE FRIENDLY AND HAPPY TO HELP YOU!
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I have been going to Dr Shields for several years. I am very pleased with my results. I think his staff is friendly and helpful.
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