Dr. Paul Eugene Shields DO Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. Paul Shields is a family medicine doctor in Erie, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Akron General Medical Center and Allegheny General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Shields accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 97 doctors at Akron General Medical Center and one of 18 at Allegheny General Hospital who specialize in Family Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: General Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Interests: Phlebology, Venous stasis ulcers, Chronic venous insufficiency, Medical lasers

Education & Medical Training

Metro Health Center
Residency, Family Practice, 2000–2002

Metro Health Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1999–2000

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians
Certified 12 years in Family Medicine

Cardiovascular Credentialing International
Certified 1 years in Registered Phlebology Sonographer (RPhS)

American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine
Certified 0 years in Venous and lymphatic disease

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

OH State Medical License
Active through 2016

PA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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