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Dr. Clarence Lloyd Shields MD is a male Sports Medicine, has 44 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Sports Medicine.
Dr. Clarence Shields has 3 office locations.
Westchester
Kerlan-Jobe Ortho Clin.
6801 Park Ter
Ste 400
Los Angeles, CA 90045

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Clarence Shields is Excellent. Dr. Shields has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.9
  • Currently 2.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Promptness 1.8
  • Currently 1.75 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Clarence Shields, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Shields graduated from Creighton University, Omaha. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)

Affiliations

Dr. Shields has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Centinela Hospital Medical Center 
  • Anaheim Memorial Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Shields accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 8 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 77 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Clarence L. Shields practice?
Dr. Clarence Shields practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Sports Medicine near Los Angeles, CA.
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