Medical School

  • St. George's University, School of Medicine

Residency

  • Diagnostic Radiology, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital
  • Diagnostic Radiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Morristown and Overlook Hospital
  • Internal Medicine, New York Medical College, Richmond University Medical Center

FelIowship

  • Breast Imaging, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
  • Cardiac CTA, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital

Biography

Dr. Michael Shamis received his bachelor’s degree from City University of New York: Hunter College in New York in 2006. He earned his doctorate with honors in research from St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, Wisconsin, and Great River, New York, in 2012. Dr. Shamis attended diagnostic radiology residency at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine at the Staten Island University Hospital in 2017. He completed a diagnostic radiology residency at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai at the Morristown and Overlook Hospital in 2014. In addition, he attended a third residency in internal medicine at the New York Medical College at the Richmond University Medical Center. Dr. Shamis completed a breast imaging fellowship at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in 2018. His second fellowship was in Cardiac CTA at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine at the Staten Island University Hospital in 2017. Dr. Shamis has co-authored numerous scholarly medical articles and publications.

Experience

Prior to joining Desert Radiology, Dr. Shamis recently finished his fellowship and residency experience. Before then, he worked at Staten Island University Hospital on the GME committee as a radiology residency representative from 2014 to 2015. From 2006 to 2007, he was an adjunct chemistry lecturer at Baruch College and LaGuardia College in New York, New York, and Queens, New York, respectively. At HHC Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Shamis was a coordinator of the health careers exploration program from 2002 to 2005. In 2002, he was apart of Project L.E.A.R.N. at Hunter College where he was an activity specialist in sports and recreation, a mathematics and science tutor, and attendance monitor. From 2001-2002, he held the role of fiscal allocator at the United Jewish Appeal-Federation of New York.

Memberships in Professional Associations

  • Radiological Society of North America
  • American Medical Association
  • Society of Nuclear Medicine
  • American and New York Roentgen Ray Society
  • Society of Breast Imaging

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