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Dr. Shoba Sama, MD

Family Medicine*
3.2 (36)
Map Pin Small Winter Haven, FL
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Shoba Sama, MD

Dr. Shoba Sama, MD is a Family Medicine Physician in Winter Haven, FL. They specialize in Family Medicine, has 29 years of experience. They graduated from Ambedkar Medical College Hospital and is affiliated with Winter Haven Hospital. Dr. Sama, completed a residency at Brooklyn Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Sama an average 3.2 star rating.

Dr. Sama works at Practice in Winter Haven, FL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Sama's Office Locations

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    Office
    631 E Central Ave, Winter Haven, FL 33880 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (863) 229-2540
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    10:00 - 12:00

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  • Winter Haven Hospital

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    3.2
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    Based on 36 ratings
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    Specialties*
    • Family Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Hindi, Spanish, Telugu and Urdu
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    NPI Number
    • 1952601643
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Brooklyn Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Ambedkar Medical College Hospital
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    Dr. Shoba Sama, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Sama is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Sama speaks Hindi, Spanish, Telugu and Urdu.

    36 patients have reviewed Dr. Sama. The overall rating for this provider is 3.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sama.

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