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Specialty:

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Nephrology (Kidneys)
Transplant Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Presbyterian
Magee-Womens Hospital

Language Spoken:
Gujarati

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
76 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute
UPMC Montefiore
3459 Fifth Ave.
7 South
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-1170
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UPMC Kidney Clinic at University Center
University Center
120 Lytton Ave.
Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 802-3043
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education:

MD, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


Fellowships:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA



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May 02, 2018

It was my first visit with Dr. Shah and I can't say enough good things about him or his staff. It was a wonderful experience (for a doctor visit!!!)

April 18, 2018

Never had a bad experience.

April 13, 2018

one of the best

March 13, 2018

Listened to me about my problems and cared and is trying to help me!!!!

March 09, 2018

Everyone was extremely pleasant and helpful.

February 28, 2018

great Care, treated very very well. I look forward to my visits.

February 27, 2018

Entire staff/medical, were very professional. They treated me with dignity and respect.

February 23, 2018

Everything was good and any concerns that I had were discussed. However, the change in my magnesium chloride was not discussed, it was just reported on the After Visit Summary.

February 23, 2018

I met Dr. Shah for the first time in this visit and her was very interested in all my health issues, not just the onesI was there about. This made me feel assured he would provide very accurate and informed guidance on how to successfully continue improving my health outcomes. I would recommend him to needing his expertise.

February 09, 2018

explained everything asked...and course of action till my next visit