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Specialties & Research
Dr. John Shields, MD is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology.
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Education & Awards
Dr. Shields graduated from University of Mississippi , Jackson.
Dr. Shields has 11 hospital affiliations:
- Trace Regional Hospital and Swing Bed
- Clay County Medical Center
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Shields accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 15 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Mississippi - 2 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
- Cigna - 2 plans
- Aetna - 2 plans