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Dr. Bassam Shamma, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology •  Male • Age 55

  
Dr. Shamma

Bassam N Shamma MD

4607 Maccorkle Ave Sw Ste 301 Charleston, WV 25309
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(304) 767-7919

Dr. Bassam Shamma, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.


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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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(304) 767-7919

Dr. Shamma accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for West Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shamma's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Syphilis Screening
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamma performs Syphilis Screening more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shamma performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamma treats Blood Disorders in Pregnancy more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Shamma treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Antepartum Hemorrhage
  • Coagulation Disorders in Pregnancy
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shamma performs Fetal Cardiac Monitoring more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Shamma performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Shamma's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • C-Section
  • Cervicitis
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Female Infertility
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Mastodynia
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vaginosis Screening

Dr. Shamma's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shamma

4.3

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(16)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
15%
(3)

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Bassam Shamma, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

1992
Yale New Haven Hospital
Residency Hospital
1989
Good Samaritan Hospital
Internship Hospital
1988
American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards