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Zaineb Shams, MS, RN, FNP-C

Zaineb Shams, MS, RN, FNP-C Photo

Provider Type: Nurse Practitioner

  • Family Nurse Practitioner
Spoken Languages: English, Hindi, Urdu



  • Master of Science, Nursing
    Texas Woman’s University, Dallas, TX
  • Bachelor of Science, Nursing
    Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology
    Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma City, OK

Accolades & Memberships

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • North Texas Nurse Practitioners
  • Oncology Nursing Society
  • Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology

Medical Practice

  • The Methodist Moody Brain and Spine Institute, Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery, Dallas, TX (October 2012)
  • Physicians Group of Scotsboro, Nurse Practitioner, Assisted Living, Dallas, TX (April 2015 – December 2016)
  • Irving–Coppell Surgical Center, Registered Nurse, Emergency Room, Irving, TX (January 2012 – October 2012)
  • Scripps Green Hospital, Charge Nurse and Registered Nurse, La Jolla, CA (April 2005 – August 2010)
  • Mercy Health Center, Registered Nurse, Oncology, Oklahoma City, OK (April 2003 – April 2005)

Other Information

Zaineb Shams is fluent in English, Urdu, and Hindi.