Shannon Haszard Sherfey grew up in Severna Park, Maryland, between Annapolis
and Baltimore. She graduated as Valedictorian of her high school in 1992
and got her undergraduate B.S. degree in Psychology from Duke University
in 1996. She met her husband, Josh Sherfey, while at Duke. After college,
Dr. Sherfey received her M.D. from Wake Forest University School of Medicine
and stayed at Wake Forest to complete her residency in Family Medicine.
She served as Chief Resident during her final year of residency training.
Dr. Sherfey practiced for two years in High Point at MedCentral before
joining Newton Family Physicians in 2005. She and Josh live in Taylorsville
where Josh serves as the Senior Pastor at First United Methodist Church.
They have 2 boxers who are spoiled rotten. They both enjoy running half
marathons and traveling. Dr. Sherfey also enjoys pottery, cooking and
Dr. Sherfey practices the whole scope of family medicine, with the exception
of OB. She sees patients of all ages and genders but enjoys pediatrics
and basic gynecologic care for women. She also enjoys treating chronic
medical conditions such as hypertension, dyslipidemia and diabetes.
Dr. Sherfey is on active staff at Catawba Valley Medical Center, where
she previously served as Chair of the Department of Family Medicine. She
is a member of the County Medical Society, the NC Academy of Family Physicians
as well as the American Academy of Family Physicians. She has been Board
Certified in Family Medicine Since 2003.