Samira Shahzeidi, MD

Centra Health

Samira Shahzeidi, MD

Contact Information: 
2323 Memorial Avenue, Suite 10 (Located in the lower level of the Plaza building)
Lynchburg, VA 24501
Phone: 434.200.5200
Fax: 434.200.1641
Language(s): 
English
Farsi

Hometown: Bethesda, Maryland

Undergraduate school: Northeastern University

Medical school: American University of the Caribbean

Volunteer activities: Free Clinic of Central Virginia

Professional interests: Women’s health and diabetic management

Personal interests/hobbies: Hiking and exploring new trails and spending free time cooking and trying new recipes. Friends and family are the most important, and although they are scattered through the country, I always make time to plan trips to get everyone together. I also enjoy skiing, especially on the west coast, when possible.

Career goals: My passion is obstetrics, and I plan to pursue a fellowship in this field. I also enjoy inpatient medicine.

What do you love about Lynchburg? The culture here is genuinely tailored toward the community. The people are hard-working and goal-oriented. The nature here has so much to offer, and the town itself is undergoing major development. Overall, Lynchburg is a "hidden gem" that is up-and-coming.