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Peter E Shields, MD

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Peter E Shields, MD


Orthopedic Surgery

Joint Replacement


Excelsior Orthopaedics
240 Redtail Dr STE 1 & 2
Orchard Park, NY 14127

Excelsior Orthopaedics
3925 Sheridan Dr STE 100
Amherst, NY 14226


Kenmore Mercy Hospital
2950 Elmwood Avenue
Kenmore, NY 14217





Areas of Expertise

  • Surgeon-controlled robotic surgery for total hip replacement and partial knee resurfacing utilizing the RIO Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopaedic System.


"Dr. Shields-- excellent doctor!" - Jacquelyn B.

"Dr. Shields always answered all of my questions I had prior and post surgery. His bedside manner and sense of humor added to his charm. Would highly recommend him." - Nancy K.

"Dr. Shields and his staff are very helpful and caring." - Murial A.

Care Philosophy

Excelsior Orthopaedics believes every patient deserves to receive the finest musculoskeletal care in a compassionate and professional atmosphere. We are dedicated to create individualized treatment plans for all our patients and their families. We treasure our relationships with patients, families, referral sources and the community.

All members of our fine staff are guided by these values:

Every patient is somebody's mother, father, sister, brother, grandparent, child, or close friend. We care for all patients as if they were members of our own family. We respect people's time and care-giving responsibilities and are poised to assist in any way we can. We are proud of our staff and the years of education and training they have secured to make Excelsior Orthopaedics a true Center of Excellence.


Dr. Shields graduated from Canisius College and received a medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine, where he did his residency in orthopaedics. His areas of specialization are in hip and knee replacement and knee & shoulder arthroscopy, and rotator cuff surgery.

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SUNY University at Buffalo, School of Medicine (1992)
Degree: MD (1979)
Residency (1984)


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