Dr. Shamamian is a graduate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine. Dr. Shamamian completed his general surgery residency at NYU Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital in New York. He completed a two year clinical oncology fellowship in the Surgery Branch of the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Shamamian is a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery and has authored more than 50 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. He is a member of numerous professional societies including the American College of Surgeons, Society of University Surgeons, American Association for Cancer Research, and the Society of Surgical Oncology. He is listed in the Best Doctors of America.