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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist, Neurologist (brain, nervous system), Sports Medicine Specialist
45 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(9)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Clarence Shields is Excellent. Dr. Shields has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
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Promptness 2.6
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Courteous Staff 4.7
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
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Bedside Manner 4.7
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Spends Time with Me 4.7
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Follows Up After Visit 4.7
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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 45 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 Orthopedic Surgeons and Los Angeles Neurologists.