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Dr. Amersi's Credentials


 

 

 
CURRICULUM VITAE

Name: Shamsah Amersi MD, FACOG

Work Address: 2825 Santa Monica Blvd
Suite 320, Santa Monica, CA 90403

Telephone: Work: (310) 264-5600


EMPLOYMENT

2002–present Obstetrician, Gynecologist and Infertility Private Practice
Board Certified, American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
High Risk Pregnancies, Bio identical Hormones Sub- Specialty
Hormone Imbalance, PCOS, Menopause/Perimenopause
Hereditary Genetic Cancer Counseling and Testing

2002- present Attending Staff, Saint Johns Health Center Santa Monica, CA

EDUCATION

1998-2002 University of California, Irvine
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Residency

1994-1998 University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (#3 medical school in the country)
Doctor of Medicine - graduated Alpha Omega Alpha (top 1% of all doctors)

1990-1994 University of California, Los Angeles
B.S. in Psychobiology with Honors Distinction
Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa


CERTIFICATION

Board Certification Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
12/2002-12/2021, maintain my board recertification annually
Exam scores average 99%-100% yearly


PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

St. John’s Hospital: Ob/Gyn board committee member
St. John’s Hospital: Perinatal committee member
Santa Monica Hospital: Peer review board member Ob/Gyn

SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2002-present

HONORS AND AWARDS

Los Angeles Top Doctors - 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
Compassionate Doctor Award -2020, 2021
Southern California Super Doctor Award 2021,
America’s Most Honored Doctor 2019, 2020, 2021
Patients’ Choice Award 2019,2020, 2021
Top Ob/Gyn in America 2020, 2021
Music Mends Minds Ambassador
Ortho McNeil Resident Teaching Award (UC Irvine Dept of Ob/Gyn)
Senior Research Award: Breast Cancer and Hormone Therapy (UC Irvine Dept of Ob/Gyn)
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society (UCSF School of Medicine)
Chancellors Service Award at graduation (UCSF School of Medicine
Chancellors Mentor Award at graduation (UCSF School of Medicine)
UCSF Outstanding Student: ob/gyn, surgery, medicine awarded at graduation
Honors in all core clerkships and all sub internships rotations (UCSF School of Medicine)
Harold Gabriel Buchbinder Endowed Scholarship (UCSF full- tuition merit award)
UCSF AIDS Research Fellowship
UCSF Medical Student Achievement Award (scholarship/award for designing and implementing
AIDS awareness
Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa (University of California, Los Angeles)
Phi Beta Kappa Graduate Scholarship
UCLA Chancellor’s Service Award
Psi-Chi Psychology Honor Society
UCLA Alumni Association Achievement Award
UCLA Distinguished Scholar Award
Dr. Ralph Bunche & Trimentor Achievement Award
UCLA Dean’s Honor List
Mortar Board National Honor Society
Golden Key National Honor Society
Alpha Lamda Delta National Honor Society
Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society
AIDS Project Los Angeles Service Award

RESEARCH

UC Irvine Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology
Management strategies on breast cancer during pregnancy
Survival and quality of life in women with breast cancer on hormone replacement therapy

University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
Protease inhibitors and antiviral HIV activity

University of Southern California
Management of tumors of low malignant potential

SERVICE AND ACTIVITIES

Anya Post partum - medical advisor
Hummingway - medical advisor
Los Angeles Forum- free medical care to indigent patients
Saint Johns Emergency Room – free service to indigent patients
UCLA School of Medicine- career panel
St. John’s Hospital –ob/gyn board committee member
St. John’s Hospital – perinatal committee member
Santa Monica Hospital – peer review board member ob/gyn
American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology Fellow
Flying Doctors of Mercy
UCSF Annual Women’s Health Forum-
American Women in Medicine and Surgery
Minority Women in Medicine and Surgery
UCLA Minorities in Medicine
AIDS Project Los Angeles- Medical Counselor
Music Mends Minds- Ambassador
Venice Family Clinic- Food Drive Partner for Food Insecure Children- feed 200 families weekly since 3/2020
Yale Physicians Assistant Training Program-Mentor
UCLA Physicians Assistant Training Program-Mentor
Windward School- Mentor for high school students
Needed Vitamin Company- brand ambassador, advisory board
Anya Post partum - medical advisor
Hummingway - medical advisor

INTERESTS

Traveling, Meditation, Reading, Spending time with my son Jaden and our beloved dog Cooper

 

Location
Shamsah Amersi, MD
2825 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 320
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Phone: 310-264-5600
Fax: 310-264-5604
Office Hours

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310-264-5600