Dr. Samir Abdelshaheed, MD

Dr. Samir Abdelshaheed, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Samir Abdelshaheed, MD is a family medicine specialist in Portsmouth, VA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in family medicine, geriatric medicine, and more.

6111 Portsmouth Blvd

Portsmouth, VA 23701

Contact Information

(757) 488-3333

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Optima Health
  • 3 More

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Dr. Abdelshaheed's Experience

Dr. Abdelshaheed's 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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Abdelshaheed ""Because being cared for starts with being known." Dr. Abdelasheed began Family Medicine Health Care as a privately owned, independent practice in 2004, channeling his passion for promoting wellness through preventative care and his belief that the right medical medical care, begins with the right relationship. For those tire of a corporate medical experience, lacking personal attention, at FMH we offer an intimate professional atmosphere focused on serving your needs and the needs of your entire family. We are passionate about getting to know you, as a child, parent, or mature adult, understanding your history, and equipping you for a healthy future. With no waiting lists for new patients, we are eager to meet you and discuss your medical and personal health. Call today for a New Patient Appointment, 757-488-3333."


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3  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

284  Conditions Treated


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38  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Blood Draw
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • St Elizabeth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jersey City Neurological Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed
  • Veterans' Affairs Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Abdelshaheed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Abdelshaheed's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abdelshaheed to family and friends
42 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Abdelshaheed's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Abdelshaheed is a wonderful person. Very concerned about your health and what he can do to make you feel really healthy. His staff is wonderful and they try to set up appointments to your satisfaction. His Doctors that work in the office with him are also great.
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I have been seeing Dr Abdelshaheed for about 6 years. He is the best doctor I have ever had. He always listen's to my concerns. He takes him time in the room with his patients and explains everything. If I have a problem he is quick to fix it. If I need to see a specialist he doesn't waste anytime...more
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Dr Abdelshaheed truly cares about his patients. You are treated like a person not a number. My entire family goes to Dr Abdelshaheed. Sometimes the wait can be a little long but when he is with you as his patient you are the only one that matters. To me he is worth the wait.
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the appointments take 2+hours no parking,nurses are extremely rude.the woman named Courtney who sits up front never smiles and has such a bad attitude,they never have parking the two doctors they have need to go back to medical school,bc they almost killed me in a months time they put me on four...more
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Dr Abdelshaheed is a good Dr, however wait times are ridiculous. My insurance was billed incorrect, Dr office billed me and threatened to sue if not paid. We paid, then when we realized they billed wrong, and they we're suppose to pay us back per our insurance company (tricare- military) they...more
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