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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Neurologist (brain, nervous system), Sports Medicine Specialist
44 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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 2 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis

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, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)

Affiliations

Dr. Shields has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Centinela Hospital Medical Center 
  • Anaheim Memorial Medical Center 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Clarence Lloyd Shields MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 44 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Clarence L. Shields practice?
Dr. Clarence Shields has 3 office locations.
Dr. Clarence Shields practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Los Angeles, CA.
See Los Angeles Surgeons and Los Angeles Neurologists.