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Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 39
Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD
3.7 (6 Ratings)

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Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in New York, NY.
Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD
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Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD

Ophthalmology* Age 39
New York, NY
Accepting new patients
13 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in New York, NY.

About

Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in New York, NY and has 13 years experience. They graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. They currently practice at Fromer Eye Centers and are affiliated with Greenwich Hospital. Dr. Shields has experience treating conditions like Floaters, Glaucoma and Hypertensive Retinopathy among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Shields received an average rating of 3.7/5 from patients and has been reviewed 6 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Shields is board certified in Ophthalmology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1 Fromer Eye Centers
    550 PARK AVE, New York, NY 10065
  2. 2 Greenwich Ophthalmology Associates
    2046 W Main St, Stamford, CT 06902
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
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    08:00 - 17:00
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    08:00 - 17:00
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    08:00 - 17:00
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    10:00 - 16:00
  3. 3 Eye Surgery Center of New York
    3130 Grand Concourse Apt B5, Bronx, NY 10458

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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has over 12 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 2011. She specializes in Ophthalmology.
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Education

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Medical Education
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    2011
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  • Ophthalmology
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Shields' profile.

Dr. Shields frequently treats the following conditions: Floaters, Glaucoma and Hypertensive Retinopathy. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD is affiliated with Greenwich Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Rebecca Shields, MD holds board certification in Ophthalmology.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Greenwich Hospital

    5 Perryridge Rd, Greenwich, CT