Dr. Rony Shammas, MD

Dr. Rony Shammas, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Rony Shammas, MD is a cardiology specialist in Greenville, NC. He graduated from American University Of Beirut / Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in cardiology, nuclear cardiology, and more.

850 Wh Smith Blvd

Greenville, NC 27834

Contact Information

(252) 758-3211

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shammas performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Shammas's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shammas "My goal is to apply evidence based medicine to improve patient outcomes"

4  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Computed Tomography (CT)
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • American University Of Beirut
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • American University Of Beirut / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Med College Of Ga Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • East Carolina University / Brody School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College Of Virginia Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shammas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shammas' Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shammas to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Shammas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Very poor bedside manner and personal interaction
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Only saw this physician 1x when my husband was in ICU in Vidant. He was very rude and uncaring. Essentially only mumbled about his assessment and did not talk to me. Left the room as abruptly as he entered. I told the staff he was not allowed to see my husband again.
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It has been three years now since I transferred my care to Dr. Shammas after I moved to Greenville. Prior to that I was in and out of the hospital and used to have a test or procedure each time a had a complaint. One of those procedures almost cost me my life. Dr. Shammas follows a very thoughtful...more
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Was sent here by my surgeon to get clearance for surgery. Dr Shamass informed me that was not necessary and did not do that. My surgeon said anesthesiologist worth his weight would want me checked out first at age 53. Dr. shamass seemed very irritated and that I was wasting his time. I felt like...more
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