Dr. Robert Lloyd Shields MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Robert Shields is an ophthalmologist in Aurora, Colorado and is affiliated with Porter Adventist Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. He is one of 45 doctors at Porter Adventist Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Glaucoma Related

Hospital Affiliation

Porter Adventist Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1977 - 1980

University of Wisconsin
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1980 - 1981

Ami Presbyterian Denver Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1976 - 1977

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Development of a two-part strategy to identify a therapeutic human bispecific antibody that inhibits IgE receptor signaling.
Jackman, J., Chen, Y., Huang, A., Moffat, B., Scheer, J.M., Leong, S.R., Lee, W.P., Zhang, J., Sharma, N., Lu, Y., Iyer, S., Shields, R.L., Chiang, N., Bauer, M.C., Wadley, D., Roose-Girma, M., Vandlen, R., Yansura, D.G., Wu, Y., Wu, L.C.

Lack of fucose on human IgG1 N-linked oligosaccharide improves binding to human Fcgamma RIII and antibody-dependent cellular toxicity.
Shields, R.L., Lai, J., Keck, R., O'Connell, L.Y., Hong, K., Meng, Y.G., Weikert, S.A., Presta, L.G.

Anti-IgE efficacy in murine asthma models is dependent on the method of allergen sensitization.
Tumas, D. B., Chan, B., Werther, W., Wrin, T., Vennari, J., Desjardin, N., Shields, R. L., Jardieu, P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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