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Christopher B. Shields, M.D.

President, Norton Neuroscience Institute

Christopher Shields, M.D., earned his medical degree from the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada. He completed his internship at St. Michael's Hospital at the University of Toronto and his residency at University of Manitoba in Winnipeg. Dr. Shields completed a fellowship in microvascular neurosurgery at the University of Vermont in Burlington. He is board certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, the American Board of Neurological Surgery, as well as several other professional medical associations.

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Medical training
University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Internship
St. Michael’s Hospital at the University of Toronto

Residency
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Fellowship
Microvascular neurosurgery, University of Vermont, Burlington

Board certifications
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, American Board of Neurological Surgery and several other professional medical associations

Patient care focus
Spine neurosurgery, general neurosurgery, research

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Christopher B. Shields, M.D., answers questions about lumbar spinal stenosis.

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Christopher B. Shields, M.D., answers questions about cervical disc herniation.

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What are the risk factors for cervical disc herniation?

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Christopher B. Shields, M.D., answers questions about carpal tunnel syndrome.



What is carpal tunnel syndrome?



What are the treatment options for carpal tunnel syndrome?

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Christopher B. Shields, M.D., answers questions about Chiari Malformation.

What is Chiari Malformation?


What are the treatment options for Chiari Malformation?

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