Two CVMC Physicians Earn Board Certification

March 13, 2015

Clinch Valley Medical Center is pleased to announce that two of its physicians have recently earned Board Certification in the perspective field.

Sami Jawad, MD recently completed his Board Certification in Pulmonary Medicine through the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Jawad treats patients with lung problems including COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), asthma, lung cancer, interstitial lung disease, shortness of breath and cough. He also provides care for patients in the Clinch Valley Medical Center Intensive Care Unit.

My specialty is both challenging and rewarding," said Dr. Jawad. "I enjoy seeing patients that are so critically ill, recover and go on to live meaningful lives."

"I chose to join Clinch Valley Medical Center because it is a reputable organization with an excellent reputation," added Dr. Jawad.

Dr. Jawad is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Medicine. He received his medical degree from Jordan University of Science and Technology. He completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Saint Michael’s Medical Center in Newark, New Jersey, where he also completed a Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship.

Michel Bidros, MD recently completed his Board Certification in Medical Oncology from the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Bidros provides care for both non-cancerous blood disorders and blood cancers like anemia, abnormal blood cell counts lymphoma, bleeding and coagulation disorders, chemo-immunotherapy and targeted therapy.  His practice is also part of a team that provides comprehensive care for patients with many types of cancer.  Dr. Bidros offers all forms of systemic cancer therapy, including chemotherapy and other drug options.  He collaborates with surgeons and radiation oncologists to develop an individualized plan of care for each patient.

Dr. Bidros is board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. He received his medical degree from Aleppo University in Aleppo, Syria. He completed her residency in Internal Medicine at St. Barnabus Hospital in Bronx, New York.  He completed a Fellowship in Hematology and Oncology at The University of Connecticut Health Center and The Neag Cancer Center in Farmington, CT.