Dr. Safwan Shams MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Safwan Shams is a gastroenterologist in Palm Coast, Florida and is affiliated with Florida Hospital-Flagler. He received his medical degree from Damascus University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. Dr. Shams accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Florida Hospital-Flagler who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Clinical Interests: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Hospital Affiliation

Florida Hospital-Flagler

Education & Medical Training

Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974 - 1975

Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1975 - 1976

VA Medical Center (Salem VA)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976 - 1978

Damascus University Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Internal Medicine

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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