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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Amit Shah is Excellent. Dr. Shah has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Amit Shah, MD is board certified in Geriatric Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Osteoporosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Shah graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. He has 8 awards.

Valedictorian, Washington Univ. School of Engineering (1997)
Resident of the Year (2005)
American Geriatrics Society: Edward Henderson Student of the Year Award (2000)
Excellence in Education Teaching Award (2009)
Resident of the Year (2004)
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2014 - 2017)
Level III


Dr. Shah has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - St. Paul 
  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - Zale Lipshy 

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Additional Information
Dr. Amit Arvind Shah MD is a male Internist, has 9 years of experience and practices in Geriatric Medicine.
Where does Dr. Amit A. Shah practice?
Dr. Amit Shah has 1 office location.
Dr. Amit Shah practices Geriatric Medicine near Dallas, TX.
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