Dr. Saad Shammas, MD

Dr. Saad Shammas, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Saad Shammas, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 57 years old.

1201 Dairy Ashford Rd Ste 200

Houston, TX 77079

Contact Information

(713) 407-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Shammas' Experience

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Dr. Shammas' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
133

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Emphysema
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rosacea
  • Sepsis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tonsillitis
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • School Of Medicine and Health Sciences/ St Lucia
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Baghdad / College Of Medcine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Toledo Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shammas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shammas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shammas to family and friends
4.5
based on 10 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Shammas' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
Houston, TX |
Dr.Shammas is one of the best Doctors I have found ,he is very understanding and very thorough with his exams and very easy to make appt and his staff is wonderful I called the other day and for the first time his Nurse returned my call immediately I then met her in office and she was very noligable when it came to my medical questions ,Highly recommend
in Houston, TX |
he is thorough and takes time to answer questions and to communicate with patients. He speaks Arabic which we enjoy!!
in Houston, TX |
I was extremely impressed with the thoroughness that Dr. Shammas reviewed my labs and medical history with me. He is a very easy Doctor to talk with about any concerns you have. We have moved 3 hours away. He is going to be very hard to replace.
in Houston, TX |
I was beyond impressed with my experience at this doctors office. Dr. Shammas is great. He is extremely knowledgeable and dedicated. He is a very caring person . He speaks in terms you can understand . He is very easy to talk to . He takes time with his patients to ensure they understand what there health needs are . I would recommend Dr. Shammas to my family and friends.
Katy, TX |
Visiting Dr. Shammas was a pleasure. He was very knowledgeable about my issues and took his time with me. At no point did I feel rushed, I am very happy to have Dr. Shammas as my Doctor.
in Houston, TX |
Easy to talk with; spends more time listening closely as I may be describing symptoms and/or ailments and more thorough in examinations, both routine and annual physical, than previous physicians;
in Houston, TX |
Easy to talk to, listens to the patient?s concerns, very thorough and well experienced.
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Dr. Shammas accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Preferred PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Shammas has admitting privileges

Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center
921 Gessner Rd
Houston, TX 77024
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