Mr. Shields B.Sc., M.D., F.R.C.S.I. is a Consultant Surgeon at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital and Mater Private Hospital. He joined the staff after completing surgical training in Ireland, followed by a fellowship in rectal cancer surgery and advanced laparoscopic surgery at Hopital Saint-Antoine, Paris, France. His speciality interests include laparoscopic surgery, rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, surgical endoscopy, and medical informatics.
Mr. Shields is involved in numerous research projects, clinical and laboratory-based, both within University College Dublin and iCore (Institute for Clinical Outcomes, Research, and Education).
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Colorectal Cancer Inflammatory Bowel Disease Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
Recipient of the Dr Richard Steevens Scholarship in 2007 Delivered the 31st Millin Lecture
European Assocation of Endoscopic Surgeons European Asscociation of Coloproctology Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland Society of Academic and Research Surgery