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NEWNAN: 775 Poplar Rd. • Suite 310 • Newnan, GA 30265 • 770-251-2590
SANDY SPRINGS: 755 Mount Vernon Hwy NE • Suite 320 • Atlanta, GA 30328 • 404-350-8711
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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

April 2024

Because of her pleasant and professional demeanor, I don't dread keeping my appointments! My last appointment was Friday; I received a follow up call Monday morning from a referral service that she suggested would possibly be helpful!

April 2024

Dr. Shams is very thorough and has carefully walked me through my options and what they will look like. However, what sets her apart is her kindness and compassion. She truly wants the best for her patients and it shows.

March 2024

Superior patient care from every aspect of the practice. Dr Shams is a caring doctor who has great knowledge of the needs of her patients. The entire staff is kind and respectful to all of the patients and their families. This is especially comforting when dealing with the frightening cancer diagnosis.

March 2024

Friendly, helpful staff. Dr. Shams always has time to listen to you. Excellent care.

March 2024

Can't say enough good things about Dr. Shams. She always has a positive attitude and puts me at ease. Very thorough.

March 2024

Dr. Shams is a great Doctor I love her much.

March 2024

Dr. Shams is a great doctor. Very caring. Great manner. Great in every way.

March 2024

Wonderful place and staff,, Dr Shams and Dr Laura,, were straight up, they made me feel real comfortable.

March 2024

Dr. Shams is a great doctor! I've been a patient for two years, she has been a joy to work with during this difficult period. Always pleasant and professional.

March 2024

Dr. Shams is an awsome Doctor compassionate Put her heart in her work.

March 2024

I have nothing but good things to say about Dr. Shams and Piedmont Cancer Center. I like Dr. Sham's friendly, professional and collaborative style. I am also confident in her ability. Also, the staff at Piedmont Cancer Center are warm and supportive and the check-in process is very efficient. I never wait long before I'm seen. Thank you everyone!

March 2024

I had an absolutely pleasant experience. I'm always a little nervous on any doctor's appointments, but the staff and Dr.Shams really made me comfortable, great visit!

March 2024

Dr. Shams is very friendly, knowledgeable and professional!

March 2024

Dr. Shams spent time answering all questions.

February 2024

My wife and I are both being cared for by Dr Shams. We share appointment times. Dr Shams is thorough, discusses our conditions and treatment plans in depth, shares expected outcomes both positive and negative, and truly cares about us as people as well as patients. I have no hesitation in recommending Dr Shams.

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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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