3921 Sheridan Drive Amherst, NY 14226
(716) 250-6520

Peter E. Shields, MD

Dr. Peter Shields

Peter E. Shields, MD


Current Positions & Affiliations

Partner - Excelsior Orthopaedics
Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Active Staff


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Medical Association
Medical Society of the State of New York
Erie County Medical Society
Western New York Orthpaedic Society, Past President
New York State Orthopaedic Society

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. Dr. Shields offers surgeon-controlled robotic surgery for total hip replacement and partial knee resurfacing utilizing the RIO Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopaedic System by MAKO. Since 2007, Dr. Shields has been named to the Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. Top Doctor in America List.

At Buffalo Surgery Center, our top priority is keeping our patients and staff safe. Learn more about what we are doing to protect against Coronavirus (COVID-19).