Dr. Peter Gary Shields MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Peter Shields is a medical oncologist in Columbus, Ohio. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Shields accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 20 doctors at James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute and one of 12 at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Clinical Interests: Lung Neoplasms, Neoplasms, Public Health, Breast Neoplasms

Hospital Affiliation

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
High performing in Cancer

James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
Ranked #20 in Cancer

Ohio State University Medical Center
Ranked #20 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

George Washington University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1986

George Washington University
Fellowship, Hematology, 1987 - 1988

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

DC State Medical License
Active through 2012

OH State Medical License
Active through 2014

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Pregnancy-related characteristics and breast cancer risk.
Brasky, T. M.,Li, Y.,Jaworowicz, D. J.,Potischman, N.,Ambrosone, C. B.,Hutson, A. D.,Nie, J.,Shields, P. G.,Trevisan, M.,Rudra, C. B.,Edge, S. B.,Freudenheim, J. L.

Association of prediagnostic physical activity with survival following breast cancer diagnosis: influence of TP53 mutation status.
Tao, M. H.,Hainaut, P.,Marian, C.,Nie, J.,Ambrosone, C.,Edge, S. B.,Trevisan, M.,Dorn, J.,Shields, P. G.,Freudenheim, J. L.

Erratum to: DNA hypermethylation and clinicopathological features in breast cancer: the Western New York Exposures and Breast Cancer (WEB) Study.
Tao, M. H.,Shields, P. G.,Nie, J.,Millen, A.,Ambrosone, C. B.,Edge, S. B.,Krishnan, S. S.,Marian, C.,Xie, B.,Winston, J.,Vito, D.,Trevisan, M.,Freudenheim, J. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Connecticare FlexPOS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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