Dr. Shah is a double board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon who has led in many capacities at NEBH. He currently serves as co-chief of the division of Sports Medicine. He has served as the co-director of the NEBH Sports Medicine Fellowship, strengthening its position as a premier fellowship in the field. Additionally, he assisted in forming the ASES accredited Shoulder/Elbow fellowship for which he also serves as co-fellowship director. In his time at NEBH, he has helped the service to make advancements in multidisciplinary clinical care, research and innovation, education, and medical staff development.
Dr. Shah graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine and completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine in New Hyde Park, NY. He completed his orthopedic sports medicine fellowship at New England Baptist Hospital, and his fellowship in shoulder/elbow arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, NY.
A recipient of multiple national honors for excellence in research and teaching, Dr. Shah has authored more than 50 scientific peer-reviewed publications, chapters, review articles and books and has received numerous research and educational grants. He also serves on the editorial board for one of the top sports medicine journals while holding leadership roles at the national sports medicine society level. Dr. Shah’s goals include researching novel surgical techniques, exploring racial disparities and how they relate to surgical outcomes, and levering relationships with professional and college athletes to build a sports program that can impact entire communities.
Drexel University College of Medicine, 2012
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine, 2017
New England Baptist Hospital, 2018
Hospital for Special Surgery, 2019
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
Arm & Elbow, Foot & Ankle, Hand & Wrist, Shoulder, Sports Medicine