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Meet Samantha Shams, MD

Dr. Samantha Shams joined Piedmont Cancer Institute following her fellowship at the Moffitt Cancer Center at the University of South Florida.

Dr. Shams' passion for medical sciences, research, and education culminated in a prestigious grant in affiliation with the Harvard Macy Medical Educators Program.

Today, Dr. Shams' focus is on translating her medical knowledge to give patients cutting-edge cancer treatments, while never losing sight of the whole patient. She treats patients with all cancer types given her experience in oncology and hematology.

Dr. Shams' personal interests include cooking, yoga, travel and spending time with family and friends.

Professional Affiliations

  • Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology (GASCO), Lifetime Member, Sitting Board Member
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), Member
  • American Society of Hematology (ASH), Member
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), Member

Testimonials from Dr. Shams' Patients

January 2024

Very thorough friendly and competent she answered all my questions without rushing and presented both an optimistic and realistic view of what was ahead with my Plan B chemo. With so much mental support I did really well, and she was a part of the success. Great person.

January 2024

Dr Shams is a very compassionate and extremely bright and knowledgeable oncologist. I loving having access to her at several locations around Atlanta as well!

January 2024

My visit with Doctor Shams is always a delight she enter into a room like the Morning Sun she get to the point when she reads your chart and explain to you her concerns with your diagnosis I love her heart for others she awsome I thank God for Dr. SAMANTHA SHAMS she's a jewel.

January 2024

Dr. Shams is an excellent doctor. She's patient, kind and explains everything. Top-notch all the way!

January 2024

I was referred to Dr. Shams and just met her. My first impression was excellent. I feel very confident that the plan she proposed is a winner. To my surprise most of the chemo will be done at home.

January 2024

Had an initial consultation yesterday. I felt completely in awe of her demeanor and presentation of what my journey looks like. I'm in great hands!

January 2024

Dr. Shams gives me Excellent Care. She is Professional, Caring and I'm Confident I'm receiving Outstanding Care with my Health Condition.

January 2024

I met Dr. Shams for the first time when my doctor was working at another location, so she filled in to see me. She came in with a warm smile on her face and immediately congratulated me on my recent favorable scan report! She was informative and thorough, and I appreciated the time she spent with me. Thank you, Dr. Shams!

January 2024

Dr. Shams is Caring and really good about only doing what is medically necessary.

January 2024

Doctor Shams is a wonderful and And great doctor she takes good care of me and always ask about my family. She she's my favorite doctor.

January 2024

Dr. Shams is the best. Saved my life. All of the staff is polite & helpful.

January 2024

I never feel rushed with Dr. Shams. She's thorough, cares, and very knowledgeable. I highly recommend her!

January 2024

She is always so helpful giving us options, explaining why she's making the recommendations she does and ensuring we understand what's happening with my scans and labs. We just love her and couldn't provide a better recommendation for an oncologist than Dr. Shams.

January 2024

Dr. Shams is a wonderful human being, and fantastic physician. Dr. Shams take care and time with me. Not only the issue, but my personal life. Very wonderful, the whole staff.

December 2023

I have NEVER had a better doctor than Dr. Samantha Shams! Her professionalism, medical knowledge, skill and caring attitude have made ALL the difference during my five-year, cancer journey!! I HIGHLY recommend her to anyone!!!

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Office Locations

Samantha Shams, MD sees patients at the following PCI offices.



1800 Howell Mill Rd, Suite 800, Atlanta, GA 30318


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Sandy Springs

755 Mount Vernon Hwy NE, Suite 320, Atlanta, GA 30328


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