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Dr. Liat Shama, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Female · Age 44

Dr. Shama

Dr. Liat Shama, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Albuquerque, NM. She specializes in ear, nose, and throat.


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(505) 272-5271

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Dr. Shama's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Acute Laryngitis
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Dr. Shama treats Acute Laryngitis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Shama treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Chronic Sinusitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shama treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Shama treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Sinusitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shama treats Sinusitis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Shama treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Shama's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wheezing
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Liat Shama, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Albuquerque, NM. She specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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Doctor Shama preformed sinus surgery at the same time Dr Brennan did my 3rd Rhinoplasty revision surgery . Dr shama is a great Doctor and surgeon . This is the best my sinuses have felt in years . Doctor Shama explained everything, was thoughtful , responsive and was willing to put up with whinning...Read More
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I recently had Dr. Shama perform sinus surgery, due to all the poylps forming. The procedure went perfectly fine, and the post-op visits are going great. If you need surgery done in her line of work, do it. I cam breathe and smell again. Thank you!
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The best ever. Excellent treatment and care. Listens to you and takes time needed. Knows more than any ENT Doctor I have seen. I have very difficult sinus issues.
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