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Shearer, Heather Hill, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.77 out of 5 | 44 reviews
Hematology and Oncology | Medical Oncology | Hematology
Novant Health Oncology Specialists - Winston-Salem
(336) 277-8800
Ratings
4.77
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.76
Your confidence in this care provider
4.89
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.83
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.83
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.72
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.80
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.66
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.83
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.80
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
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Comments
Patient Comments 8 reviews
March 31, 2020
She is one of the best.
-Patient in STUART, VA

January 30, 2020
*Dr. Shearer showed me that she was concerned for my well being. She continues to make sure everything is for me and that understand my treatments, procedures, medications.
-Patient in MOCKSVILLE, NC

January 29, 2020
First time meeting *Dr. Shearer but her bedside manner made me feel so comfortable & cared for. Like I'd been seeing her for a long time. Took a lot of time to explain & answer questions. Wonderful doctor.
-Patient in YADKINVILLE, NC

January 16, 2020
Excellent doctor
-Patient in LEXINGTON, NC

November 08, 2019
*Dr. Shearer is an exceptional physician in every way!
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, NC



Appointments
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Practice locations
Novant Health Cancer Prevention & Wellness Clinic
(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.

Gender: Female