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Dr. William Jennings Shields MD

Dermatologist

914 Denbigh Blvd Yorktown VA, 23692

About

Dr. William Shields is a dermatologist practicing in Yorktown, VA. Dr. Shields specializes in skin care. Dermatologists evaluate and manage both common and uncommon skin conditions. These conditions include acne, psoriasis, warts, skin infections, atopic dermatitis, herpes simplex and more. Dermatologists are also experts in more complex skin diseases like impetigo, hidradenitis and milaria. Dr. Shields diagnoses skin problems and develops unique treatments plans for each individual patient.

Education and Training

Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll of Va Sch of Med, Richmond Va 1972

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine 1972

Board Certification

DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyABD

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 43 years of experience

Treatments

  • Eczema
  • Dermatitis
  • Warts
  • Allergies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Seborrheic Keratosis

Dr. William Jennings Shields MD's Practice location

Practice At 914 Denbigh Blvd

914 Denbigh Blvd -
Yorktown, VA 23692
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New patients: 757-874-0320
Fax: 757-989-0276

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MARY IMMACULATE HOSPITALl

2 BERNARDINE DRIVE NEWPORT NEWS VA 23602

Head southwest on Denbigh Boulevard (VA 173) 1640 ft
Continue straight onto Denbigh Boulevard (SR 173) 4806 ft
Turn left onto McManus Boulevard 383 ft
Turn left 301 ft
Turn right 412 ft
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RIVERSIDE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTERl

500 J CLYDE MORRIS BLVD NEWPORT NEWS VA 23601

Head southwest on Denbigh Boulevard (VA 173) 1640 ft
Continue straight onto Denbigh Boulevard (SR 173) 1.4 mi
Turn left onto Jefferson Avenue (SR 143) 1.8 mi
Continue straight onto Jefferson Avenue (VA 143) 3.3 mi
Turn right onto J Clyde Morris Boulevard (VA 312) 4927 ft
Turn left 693 ft
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SENTARA CAREPLEX HOSPITALl

3000 COLISEUM DRIVE HAMPTON VA 23666

Head southwest on Denbigh Boulevard (VA 173) 1640 ft
Continue straight onto Denbigh Boulevard (SR 173) 1.4 mi
Turn left onto Jefferson Avenue (SR 143) 1.8 mi
Take the ramp on the right 1.0 mi
Merge left onto I 64 5.7 mi
Take the ramp on the right 2099 ft
Merge left onto Hampton Roads Center Parkway 1.4 mi
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