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Dr. Ajit Shah Is this you?

About Dr. Ajit Shah

Dr. Ajit Shah, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Takoma Park, MD, with another office in Rockville, MD. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Otolaryngology and Plastic Surgery. Dr. Shah is affiliated with Adventist Healthcare Washington Adventist Hospital, Suburban Hospital and Holy Cross Hospital of Silver Spring. Dr. Shah has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

26 Ratings with 7 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ajit Shah is Great. Dr. Ajit Shah has been rated by 26 patients. From those 26 patients 7 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ajit Shah is 3.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Ajit Shah MD

7610 Carroll Ave
Takoma Park, MD 20912
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11119 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
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Specialties

Dr. Ajit Shah has the following 2 specialties

  • Otolaryngology

    An otolaryngologist is more commonly referred to as an ENT, someone that can treat medical issues you may be having with you ears, nose, or throat. This is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions of the ear, nose, sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth, throat, head, and neck. These doctors treat patients through both medical and surgical means. For instance, an otolaryngologist may treat an obstruction of the nasal passage, caused by malformation of the nose, through rhinoplasty.

  • Plastic Surgery

    A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
    Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
    The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Ajit Shah has the following 10 expertise

  • Allergies
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Deviated Septum
  • Facial Trauma
  • Hearing Loss
  • Polyps
  • Premature Birth
  • Smell Disorders
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Tumors

Dr. Ajit Shah has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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his staff scheduled me at a hospital that was out of network: it cost me time and $4500.00

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Five Stars

NOT MANY DOCTORS LIKE DR SHAH, HE IS EXCELLENT,

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Five Stars

Great bedside manner, very passionate about his work, great with patients, takes time to know them individually and a great diagnostician. Audiologist Dr. Sandhu in his office is terrific.

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Five Stars

Dr. Ajit Shah embodies everything that a doctor should be. He has amazing bedside manner and never ever looks at the clock. He is a master clinician and an amazing surgeon. He gave me one of the most basic joys in life... I can breathe again!!!

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2014, 2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Shah is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Washington Hospital Center
  • Education

    46 Years Experience

  • B.J. Medical College

    Graduated in 1967

  • Georgetown University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Ajit Shah accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS
    • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
    • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
    • CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry DE PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Optimum Choice Preferred POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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