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Dr. Donald Shields, MD, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in Washington, DC, with other offices in Rockville, MD and Bethesda, MD (and 1 other location). He has 11 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery. Dr. Shields is affiliated with George Washington University Hospital, Steward St. Elizabeth's Medical Center and Inova Fairfax Hospital. He speaks English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Donald Shields has the following 12 areas of expertise and 1 specialty.
A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.
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