Monica Sanchez Shields, MD FACC

Cardiology

Accepting New Patients

Monica Sanchez Shields, MD FACC

About Me

Dr. Monica Sanchez Shields is a cardiologist practicing at Houston Methodist Hospital. Before private practice, she was a faculty member at Baylor College of Medicine (2014-2018). Dr. Sanchez Shields is well published in leading cardiology journals and has presented at national meetings. She is board certified in cardiovascular disease, echocardiography and nuclear cardiology.  The focus of her practice is general cardiology with a special interest in prevention and noninvasive imaging.

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna Open Access
Aetna PPO
BCBS Blue Choice-Hlth Select
Blue Cross Blue Shield Best Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield FEP Federal Employee Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS / PPO / EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Saver PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Temp PPO
CARDIOVASCULAR CARE PROVIDERS
Cardiovascular Care Providers
Cigna Network Open Access
Cigna PPO
Humana
Medicare
UMR
United Healthcare
UnitedHealthcare PPO

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
Cardiovascular Disease | American Board of Internal Medicine | 2010
MEDICAL SCHOOL
St. George's University - St. George's, Grenada | 2004
INTERNSHIP, INTERNAL MEDICINE
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - Newark, NJ | 2005
RESIDENCY, INTERNAL MEDICINE
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - Newark, NJ | 2007
FELLOWSHIP, CARDIOLOGY
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - Newark, NJ | 2010
FELLOWSHIP, CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING
St. Luke's Roosevelt - New York, NY | 2012
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.