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Specialties & Research
Dr. Philip Shields, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 5 areas:
- Neurosurgical Procedures
- Spinal Fractures
- Spinal Stenosis
- Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)
Education & Awards
Dr. Shields graduated from University of California at San Francisco. He has 1 awards.
Dr. Shields has 6 hospital affiliations:
- St Vincent Hospital
- Presbyterian Hospital
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- Additional Information
- Dr. Philip T Shields MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
- Where does Dr. Philip T. Shields practice?
- Dr. Philip Shields has 1 office location.
Dr. Philip Shields practices Neurological Surgery near Santa Fe, NM.
See Santa Fe Neurological Surgeons.