- Fellowship Trained Orthopedic Spine Surgeon – Louis A. Goldstein Spine Surgery Fellowship at the University of Rochester with additional fellowship training pending at the San Diego Spine Foundation under tutelage of Drs. Gregory Mundis and Robert Eastlack
- Assistant Professor with the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University – specializes in all medical conditions related to the spine including degenerative, deformity, trauma, and minimally invasive spine surgery
- Board Certification Eligible with the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery
After graduating high school from the Academy of Allied Health and Science, Dr. Shah received an academic scholarship to Monmouth University where he received honors in Biology with a concentration in Molecular Cell Physiology. Following graduation from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, he went on to complete his Orthopedic Surgery residency training at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center – Pinnacle Health in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. His residency training allowed him to train with several leaders at various institutions around the country including the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia.
Dr. Shah subsequently completed the Louis A. Goldstein Spine Surgery fellowship at the University of Rochester in New York. He was recently offered an opportunity to complete an additional short-term fellowship which he will be completing at the San Diego Spine Foundation under direction of Drs. Gregory Mundis and Robert Eastlack.
Dr. Shah is active in research and has presented his research at local and national meetings. He is a member of several organizations including the Cervical Spine Research Society, International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery, North American Spine Society, the Lumbar Spine Research Society, and the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics.
Dr. Shah is committed to treating his patients with the personal and expert care they deserve. He works with a team of other spine experts, including surgeons, nurses, physical therapists, rehabilitation specialists, and pain management physicians who bring their diverse breadth of knowledge to each individual patient, resulting in a personalized treatment plan.
His goal for the team is to provide a nurturing and empathetic environment in order to care for his patients’ physical, mental, and emotional health. Dr. Shah provides optimal care for his patients with spinal disorders that may affect the shape, alignment, or function of the spine, helping them to restore their spine health and to improve their quality of life.