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About Dr. Milton Shields
Dr. Milton Shields, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New Haven, CT, with other offices in New Haven, CT and New Haven, CT . He has 47 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Shields is affiliated with Yale-New Haven Hospital, West Haven VAH, West Haven CT and West Haven VAH. He speaks English.
Dr. Milton Shields has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Dr. Milton Shields has the following 1 expertise
Dr. Milton Shields has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Milton Shields is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Shields is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Yale-New Haven Hospital
West Haven VAH, West Haven CT
West Haven VAH
Duke University Hospital
47 Years Experience
University of Oklahoma
Graduated in 1966
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