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Dr. John Shields specializes in obstetrics & gynecology in West Point, Mississippi.
Dr. John Shields has been compared 119 times. Details of Dr. Shields' 35 years experience as an MD, his 2 hospital affiliations and education at University of Mississippi are available on your free doctor report.
Dr. John Shields identified specializing in
Obstetrics & GynecologyObstetrics & Gynecology
An obstetrician/gynecologist possesses special knowledge, skills, and professional capability in the medical and surgical care of the female reproductive system and associated disorders. This physician serves as a consultant to other physicians, and as a primary physician for women..
He is certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology.
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Dr. Shields attended medical school at University of Mississippi School of Medicine and graduated in 1979 having 35 years experience.
While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.
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