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. She is board certified in cardiovascular disease, echocardiography and nuclear cardiology.  The focus of her practice is cardiovascular prevention.

Clinical Interests

  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Management of acute and chronic illnesses
  • Preventive care

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 EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield FEP Federal Employee Plan
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 Allegiance
Cigna Allegiance Houston Methodist Employee Medical Plan
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
Cardiovascular Imaging | St. Luke's Roosevelt - New York, NY | 2012
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital
CENTER MEMBERSHIP
  • Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

Languages

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

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What insurance does Dr. Monica Sanchez Shields accept?
    See the insurance that Dr. Monica Sanchez Shields accepts here.
  • Where is Dr. Monica Sanchez Shields located?
    Dr. Monica Sanchez Shields sees patients at the following locations:
    • Scurlock Tower, 6560 Fannin St., Ste 1160, Houston, TX 77030
  • What languages do Dr. Monica Sanchez Shields and/or staff speak?
    Dr. Monica Sanchez Shields and/or office staff speak English and Spanish