Dr. Agam Shah, MD

Dr. Agam Shah, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Agam Shah, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Newton, MA and has been practicing for 12 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
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shah's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Knee Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Knee Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Osteoarthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Osteoarthritis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shah's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
ACL Surgery
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Fracture Repair
Ankle Injury
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle Surgery
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Coccygeal Pain
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Excision of Femur or Knee
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Fracture
Fracture Care
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Reconstruction
Hand Tendon Repair
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Resurfacing
Hip Surgery
Joint Pain
Joint Replacement Surgery
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Injuries
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Resurfacing
Knee Surgery
Knee Tendon Repair
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Limb Pain
Lupus
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Meniscus Tear
Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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
Partial Knee Resurfacing
Partial Shoulder Replacement
Pelvic Fracture
Pyogenic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Reconstruction
Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Resurfacing
Shoulder Surgery
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Synovial Biopsy
Tendonitis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Total Hip Replacement
Total Joint Replacement
Total Knee Replacement
Work-Related Injuries
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

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

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2007
University Of Massachusetts
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Tufts Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2001
Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
Medical School
2007
2006
2001

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Shah's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shah

4.2

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
74.19354838709677%
(23)
4 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(1)
3 Stars
6.451612903225806%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
16.129032258064516%
(5)

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The WORST physician of all time. Left me with torn meniscus after a surgery to remove the tear in December. Came back to his office multiple times ovecomplaining of constant pain. He did not care and rushed me out of his office. I tried physical therapy on my own even though he did not think it...Read More
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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...Read 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...Read More
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Locations

Orthopedics New England

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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