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John Shields, MD

Dr. Shields is an urologist in the NYC area. He is affiliated with UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital and UF Health Shands Hospital.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
470 doctors
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470 doctors
Top 5%
235 doctors
Dr. Shields saw more kidney stones patients than 85% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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466 doctors
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466 doctors
Top 5%
233 doctors
Dr. Shields saw more urinary incontinence patients than 75% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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114 doctors
Top 15%
115 doctors
Top 5%
57 doctors
Dr. Shields saw urinary urgency patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
1.4k doctors
Top 15%
1.4k doctors
Top 5%
723 doctors
Dr. Shields saw urinary tract infection (UTI) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
108 doctors
Top 15%
108 doctors
Top 5%
54 doctors
Dr. Shields saw prostatitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
151 doctors
Top 15%
150 doctors
Top 5%
75 doctors
Dr. Shields saw urinary retention patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
593 doctors
Top 15%
593 doctors
Top 5%
296 doctors
Dr. Shields saw enlarged prostate patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
594 doctors
Top 15%
593 doctors
Top 5%
296 doctors
Dr. Shields saw benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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322 doctors
Top 15%
321 doctors
Top 5%
160 doctors
Dr. Shields saw prostate cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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64 doctors
Top 15%
64 doctors
Top 5%
31 doctors
Dr. Shields saw epididymitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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305 doctors
Top 15%
306 doctors
Top 5%
152 doctors
Dr. Shields saw erectile dysfunction (ED) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
96 doctors
Top 15%
96 doctors
Top 5%
47 doctors
Dr. Shields saw urinary urge incontinence patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
70 doctors
Top 15%
70 doctors
Top 5%
35 doctors
Dr. Shields saw hydrocele patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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106 doctors
Top 15%
105 doctors
Top 5%
52 doctors
Dr. Shields saw bladder cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Top 25%
143 doctors
Top 15%
143 doctors
Top 5%
71 doctors
Dr. Shields saw phimosis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
Top 25%
121 doctors
Top 15%
121 doctors
Top 5%
60 doctors
Dr. Shields saw interstitial cystitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
Top 25%
121 doctors
Top 15%
121 doctors
Top 5%
60 doctors
Dr. Shields saw cystitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
Top 25%
159 doctors
Top 15%
158 doctors
Top 5%
79 doctors
Dr. Shields saw kidney cyst patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Shields accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Cystoscopy $217 – 451
Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) $6,556 – 9,283
Prostate biopsy $568 – 1,010
Vasectomy $1,420 – 3,221

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Shields sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Kings County Hospital Center
451 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
220 miles away

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Credentials
  • Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1981
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2007
  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine/Holy Cross Hospital Program
    RESIDENCY

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Shields is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • UF Health Shands Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2018)

Insurance accepted

Always check coverage with your doctor’s office.

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare