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Shearer, Heather Hill, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.90 out of 5 | 158 reviews
Hematology and Oncology
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Forsyth (Medical Oncology)
(336) 277-8800
Ratings
4.90
Overall rating
4.37
Administration and Staff
4.60
Medically Informed Visit
4.75
Bedside Manner
4.79
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Comments
Patient Comments 31 reviews
March 13, 2022
She explained to me where I did understand, and that's good to know that!
-Patient in KERNERSVILLE, North Carolina

March 09, 2022
Always concerned, caring and informative on every visit
-Patient in MOCKSVILLE, North Carolina

March 05, 2022
Dr. Heather Shearer is a great doctor, she has true compassion for her patients.
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina

March 04, 2022
Appreciated the attentiveness and quality of care of everyone that I came in contact with. Everyone was very professional and compassionate.
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina

January 24, 2022
Wonderful staff!
-Patient in KING, North Carolina



Appointments




Practice locations
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Forsyth (Medical Oncology)
(336) 277-8800
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Forsyth (Multispecialty)
(336) 277-6000
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Forsyth (Risk Counseling)
(336) 277-6000


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Education


Medical School:
Emory University
(1999)

Internship:
Emory University School of Public Health 2000

Residency:
Emory University School of Public Health 2002

Fellowship:
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill 2005

Board Certifications:
Hematology
Medical Oncology


Learn More
Dr. Shearer cares for hematology and oncology patients with all tumor types. She has a special interest in helping patients who have gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies including esophageal, colorectal and anal cancers, as well as hepatobiliary malignancies. She works closely with the GI multidisciplinary clinic at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center. She has served as the primary investigator on many clinical trials for GI malignancies and regularly attends scholarly meetings. Dr. Shearer enjoys reading, cooking, traveling in her spare time and has run several half marathons. She enjoys spending time with her two daughters, her husband, a physician assistant in cardiothoracic surgery, and her golden retrievers.

Special Interests: Gastrointestinal Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Thoracic Cancer, General Oncology

Gender: Female