Living Donation
Nirav Shah
4.9 Stars
79 Patient Ratings
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Nirav A. Shah, MD

Transplant Nephrology​

Doctor

Specialty:

  • Nephrology

Sub Specialty:

  • Internal Medicine

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Locations

University Center 120 Lytton Ave. Suite 300

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Office Phone:
(412) 802-3043
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UPMC Montefiore 3459 Fifth Ave. 7 South

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Office Phone:
(412) 647-1170
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MD, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Residency:

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

Fellowships:

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

Board Certifications:

Internal Medicine, Nephrology


3/13/2018
Listened to me about my problems and cared and is trying to help me!!!!

3/9/2018
Everyone was extremely pleasant and helpful.

2/28/2018
great Care, treated very very well. I look forward to my visits.

2/27/2018
Entire staff/medical, were very professional. They treated me with dignity and respect.

2/23/2018
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.

2/23/2018
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.

2/9/2018
explained everything asked...and course of action till my next visit

2/7/2018
Dr. Shah spends more than adequate time answering my questions and addressing my concerns.

2/2/2018
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

1/24/2018
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.

1/3/2018
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.

12/6/2017
wonderful thorough and thoughtful

9/27/2017
Dr. Shah is very professional and knowledgeable. He explains issues in depth and how to manage them.

9/8/2017
Had to wait too long for my appointment

5/10/2017
very Pleasant staff

3/22/2017
This office runs quite efficiently. I never have to wait long and the doctor is always well prepared.

3/22/2017
No problem, I am still alive and that is good.

12/14/2016
Dr Shah is an excellent doctor. He listens and explains things completely and always is respectful. He is by far the best medical professional I have ever interacted with!

12/7/2016
Dr. Shah is a very good care provider. He is always patient, respectful, and thorough during my appointments. I would highly recommend him to others.

12/2/2016
Provider was knowledgeable, listened well, concerned about my concerns and conditions, friendly, professional and overall most excellent.

11/30/2016
very good

11/16/2016
This physician is always behind schedule, running late.

10/28/2016
Every one is always very kind.

10/12/2016
I have a chronic condition so I see Dr. Shah about every 6 months. I see other doctors as well. I am very comfortable with care provided and his interest in me as a person. I would definitely recommend him to others. I would also take his recommendations for other physicians since he knows my concerns.

9/30/2016
It is always a delight to see Dr. Shaw, of course though I have not had any bad news like rejection since I have met him. It was also great to see Stacey Acevedo my favorite transplant coordinator.

9/14/2016
Dr Shah and his staff have been the most courteous, professional and helpful with my health than any other I have been involved with.

9/7/2016
Good, no better than that, DR. SHAH, NIRAV ARVIND is easily one of your best doctors. I would be very sad if he was not my doctor.

8/12/2016
I was very oleased with my doctor. he answered questions and took his time. great experience.

8/10/2016
I was very happy with the care, communication and understanding from all of the staff but was most comfortable speaking to the doctor. I am a new patient of his and he was very informative and listened well to my concerns.

8/3/2016
Dr. Shah provides me with lab orders in advance of my appointment. The results are made available to me on UPMC HealthTrak. He discusses the results with during my visit as well.

7/20/2016
Dr. Shaw is the best doctor I have ever experienced. He is very attentive and shares his knowledge readily. I wish he was my PCP.

7/15/2016
I have only had good experiences with this provider

7/13/2016
Dr. Shah is a wonderful provider. He seems to remember me as a person and not "just" another person. I would highly recommend him.

7/13/2016
DR. so easy to talk to and he explains all question I had.

6/22/2016
A very good care provider, he listens to all your concerns & never seen to be rushed.

5/18/2016
Dr. Shah takes time to answer my questions and concerns.

4/22/2016
I have been dealing your clinic since 1999, your services have improved sooooo much since then...great job!

4/8/2016
DR SHAU IS MY KIDNEY DOCTOR I THINK HE THE BEST AND VERY GOOD AT WHAT HE DOES