Teresa Shields-Szabo, M.D., F.A.A.F.P.
Dr. Teresa Shields-Szabo, M.D., F.A.A.F.P. is board certified in Family Medicine and has been at Mountain Vista Family Practice since it opened in 2004. She grew up in California, and completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry at the University of South Alabama and her Doctorate in Medicine at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. She completed a Family Medicine Residency at the University of North Carolina Hospitals and followed this with a fourth year Chief Residency and a Fellowship in Faculty Development at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.
Dr. Shields-Szabo has practiced Family Medicine in various settings over the years in North Carolina, Massachusetts and Colorado. In addition to general Family Medicine, she has special interest in the areas of Women’s health and nutrition. Dr. Shields-Szabo and her late husband have four adult children with growing families. When away from the office she likes to cook, hike and travel.