Dr. Agam Shah, MD

Dr. Agam Shah, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Agam Shah, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Newton, MA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

2000 Washington St Ste 322

Newton, MA 02462

Contact Information

(617) 527-5040

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shah performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shah's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "The goal of our practice is to foster an atmosphere where every patient feels comfortable and to ensure complete satisfaction by addressing patient concerns in a thorough, expeditious, professional and compassionate manner"

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

61  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendonitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wrist Fracture

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Tufts Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University of Massachusetts
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shah's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
30 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Shah's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Shah is a very Professional and Competent Person in every regard.
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I have been going to Dr Shah for almost 10 years and have found him to be the very best around for knee surgery. I have had both meniscus and full knee replacement with him on both my knees. He is a professional and knowledgeable doctor I trust totally for any of my orthopedic needs. We connected...more
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He's a truly compassionate doctor! He spent his time explaining everything about my problem and answered all my questions. I am very happy with the results of my surgery.
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Dr. Shah can say enough about how wonderful is to me when I came to him with my right knee a mess he was caring and compassionate. After several attempts to avoid a total knee replacement there was no choice. He walked me through the entire process prior to surgery and on the day of surgery was...more
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My experience s with Dr. Shah were wonderful. He performed both a successful partial knee replacemen,as well as a successful total knee replacement. His dedication to my recovery and his compassionate care gave me confident I could be healed. He is now the only knee doctor I will - see. I trust...more
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