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Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Nephrology (Kidneys)
Transplant Surgery

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

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
77 Patient
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Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute
UPMC Montefiore
3459 Fifth Ave.
7 South
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-1170

UPMC Kidney Clinic at University Center
University Center
120 Lytton Ave.
Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Scheduling Phone:
(412) 802-3043


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


MD, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

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February 27, 2018

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

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 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 09, 2018

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

February 07, 2018

Dr. Shah spends more than adequate time answering my questions and addressing my concerns.

February 02, 2018

dr shah is always kind and patient and attentlive to all my concerns and questions and goes over bloodwork I have seen other doctors also. dr shah is one I have seen most frequent

January 24, 2018

Dr. Shah is a very easy doctor to talk to. He seems to really listen to you. Wish there was more days of the week you could see him, not just Wednesday.

January 03, 2018

Dr. Shah spent a great deal of time with me during my visit to get to know me and my medical history. He seems to care about his patients.

December 06, 2017

wonderful thorough and thoughtful

September 27, 2017

Dr. Shah is very professional and knowledgeable. He explains issues in depth and how to manage them.