Dr. Taher Shams, MD

Dr. Taher Shams, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Taher Shams, MD is a family medicine specialist in Yucaipa, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Tanta University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in family medicine and general medical practice.

34675 Yucaipa Blvd Ste 110

Yucaipa, CA 92399

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 2 More

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Dr. Shams' Experience

Dr. Shams' 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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • General Medical Practice

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shams does not have any board certifications listed.

100  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Pap Smear
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Tanta University, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Martin Luther King Hosp-Drew Med Sch
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Tanta U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Family Practice Prgm
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Ghurduga Hosp ,Ghurduga , Red Sea Province , Egypt
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shams has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shams has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic, Egyptian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shams' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shams to family and friends
20 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Shams' 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 (8)

I've patient of Dr Shams for several years. He is a rare see who genuinely cares for me & my complex health issues. He's always very informative,& although he makes sure to be sure that a treatment is right for me, he ALWAYS makes sure that I'm safe & healthy. I have recommended folks to his...more
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All of these reviews are non sense. Dr. Shams is very knowledgeable and understanding, he addressed my concerns very well and answered the questions that I had. The staff are great, they go beyond what is expected and worked with me when I had to reschedule my appointment. I also received status on...more
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I would not hesitate to refer any friends & family to Dr. Shams. He's very knowledgeable and professional (and his office gals are great!), but he also reminds of an old-fashioned Country Doctor, who really cares about the life, health, and personal welfare of his patients. He'll always take the...more
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As caring and compitent, he has helped me get back to living life more than 6 times i can remember. Some other health care is trying to buy it out but please don't let that happen! Don't let this big corrorporation put him out of business, leave true honest reviews unlike the competition has been...more
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Dr. Shams is an amazing doctor!! VERY compassionate and really listens to the issues that you are there for. I have never had a bad visit in his office. The staff at his clinic try their hardest to get everyone the attention they need at the time they need it! If you are looking for a new doctor...more
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