Dr. Saad Shammas, MD

Dr. Saad Shammas, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Saad Shammas, MD is a family medicine specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from School Of Medicine and Health Sciences/ St Lucia and specializes in family medicine.

1201 Dairy Ashford Rd Ste 200

Houston, TX 77079

Contact Information

(713) 929-3555

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Shammas' Experience

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

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28  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
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV 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.


  • 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
12 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Shammas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I would just simply say. Stay away if you can. You might develop new effects. This is what happened. Had a sore throat and did not feel good. We come to see doctors because they supposed to help us and heal us. This doctor prescribed medicine, that did not help but it all even worst. Also...more
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Dont settle. Dr Shammas is a poor communicator and I never get my questions answered. I’ve been seeing him for four years now, and I’ve seen it over and over. I’ve tried asking directly. I’ve tried writing them down and handing them to him. I’ve tried phone calls. I’ve tried talking to the...more
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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...more
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he is thorough and takes time to answer questions and to communicate with patients. He speaks Arabic which we enjoy!!
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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.
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