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Shida Saam, DO Geriatrics

Dr. Shida Saam, DO

Geriatrics, Gynecologist, Pediatrician, Geriatric Medicine, Gynecology
Irvine, CA 92618
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About Dr. Shida Saam DO

Dr. Shida Saam, DO is a doctor primarily located in Irvine, CA. She has 24 years of experience. Her

Dr. Saam has received the following award:

Location

Shida Saam MD 16300 Sand Canyon Ave., Suite 602 Irvine, CA 92618
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Shida Saam has the following 8 SPECIALTIES

Geriatric Medicine
A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient. Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more. In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.
Internal Medicine
Pediatrics
Geriatrics
Gynecologist
Pediatrician
Gynecology
Family Medicine

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Shida Saam has the following 8 expertise

  • Women's Health
  • Check-up
  • Immunization
  • Family Planning
  • Pediatrics
  • Weight Loss
  • Influenza
  • Contraception

Awards

1 Award

  • Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - City Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

Education

24 Years Experience

UC Irvine Family Practice

Residency

Western University of Health Sciences

Graduated in 1997

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More about Dr. Shida Saam

Shida Saam D.O.’s mission is to provide personalized, high-quality care on an as-needed or preventative basis. We have created a practice that we believe in and choose for our own family members.

Shida Saam, D.O.  is board certified in Family Practice and Geriatrics. Dr. Saam chose to focus on family practice and preventive medicine because she enjoys helping her patients maintain optimum health through both traditional and alternative medicine. She takes a holistic approach to medicine by incorporating integrative therapies, as appropriate to the patient’s individual need.

“It is important to develop a trusting relationship with patients and encourage them to participate in the treatment and decision making process,” says Dr. Saam. “Forming a partnership with my patients enables us to work together to improve their health and well-being.” Dr. Saam is fluent in English, Spanish and Farsi, and has a private practice located next to the future Hoag Hospital Irvine.

As a mother of two children, she also relates to the importance of children’s well-being. Her practice offers vaccination for children and annual preventive care. She is affiliated with HOAG Hospital, St. Joseph, Western Medical Hospital in Santa Ana, and Saddleback Memorial Medical Center in Laguna Hills. Most insurances are accepted such as HMO plans, PPO plans, and Medicare.