License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul Shields is Excellent. Dr. Shields has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Education & Awards

Dr. Shields graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Erie, PA
Family Practitioner


Dr. Shields has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Akron General Woman's Care 
  • Saint Vincent Health Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Paul Eugene Shields DO is a male Family Practitioner, has 11 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Paul E. Shields practice?
Dr. Paul Shields has 2 office locations.
Dr. Paul Shields practices Family Medicine near Erie, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Lorain, OH.
See Erie Family Physicians.