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Specialties:
Neurosurgery
Orthopaedic Spine Surgery
Spine Surgery
Christopher B. Shields, M.D. 

About Me

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

Locations

Norton Neuroscience Institute
210 East Gray Street Suite 1105
Gray Street Medical Bldg
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: 502-583-1697
Fax: 502-583-2120
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1301 Ring Road
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Phone: 502-583-1697
Fax: 502-583-2120
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General Information

Gender: Male
Years in Service: 38
Accepting New Patients: Yes

Education

Medical School
University of Toronto
1966
Internship
University of Toronto
1967
Residency
University of Manitoba
1973
Fellowship
University of Vermont
1974
Under Graduate School
University of Toronto
1962
Certification
Neurosurgery

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