Farah Shams, M.D.

Farah Shams, M.D., member of North Shore Infectious Diseases Consultants, PC, specializes in treating general Infectious Diseases. Prior to her joining NSIDC, she received her training at NHYQ where she gained excellent expertise in treating a wide variety of infections in ethnic populations from all over the world. She has a special interest in Lyme disease. She has taught at the FCCS courses at St. Francis Hospital between 2008-2010. She was the Chief resident during her residency training and co-author of Asclepius- the Newsletter at FHMC. She is compassionate about her patients and well versed in English, Urdu and Hindi. She has dedicated her career to curing patients of potentially treatable Infectious Diseases