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Dr. Vanessa M Shami Is this you?

About Dr. Vanessa M Shami

Dr. Vanessa M Shami, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Charlottesville, VA. She has 22 years of experience. Her specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Shami has received 1 award. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vanessa M Shami is Great. Dr. Vanessa M Shami has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Vanessa M Shami is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

University of Virginia Medical Center

1215 Lee St
Charlottesville, VA 22908
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Specialties

Dr. Vanessa M Shami has the following 2 specialties

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Vanessa M Shami has the following 12 expertise

  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Liver Cancer
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (Fetoscopy)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Celiac Disease

Board Certifications

Dr. Vanessa M Shami is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Five Stars

Wonderful in every category - even great bedside manner for a doctor....

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pancreatic bile duct surgery with gastric bypass

I waited so long on phone calls I never received....I have been sick for almost 4 months chronic pain and vomiting daily....lost over 80 lbs and for some reason they still didn't feel urgent to call me back....I was dying and it took Cleveland clinic to help and get it done fadr

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patient

First visit great, ordered test and have been playing phone tag ever since. still dont know anything and its been 3 weeks.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • University Of Virginia School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1996

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Vanessa M Shami accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO POS
    • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry - Bon Secours Tier 2
    • Coventry Southern Health PPO
    • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

University of Virginia Medical Center, 1215 Lee St, Charlottesville, VA

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