Dr. Amitabh Shukla, MD

Adult Neurology  |  
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Age 61
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Dr. Amitabh Shukla, MD
Dr Shukla was born in India, came to USA in 1983, did Internal Medicine Inernship at Waltham , MA and Brigham and women" s hospital Boston MA, after which he did Neurology residency at University of Vermont, then MDA supported Fellowship in Neuromuscular diseases and EMG under guidance of Professor Walter Bradley, after which he accepted Assistant Professor if Neurology at Texas Tech University Lubbock in 1989. Later on, Dr Shukla vecamw Chief of Neurology at Macgregir Medical Association between 1993-2000 . In year 2000, Dr Shukla started Neurology private practice in Fort bend county at Sugar Land and Richmond , Texas. Dr Shukla is board certified in Adult Neurology Vascular Neurology Sleep Medicine Dr Shukla pioneered and established Joint commision accredited Stroke centers at two reputable hospitals Oakbend Medical center Methodist Hospital Sugar Land Dr Shukla served as President of Fort Bend Medical Society 2011 Chief of staff Oakbend hospital 2009 Physician of the year 2010 Awarded Fellow status American Academy of Neurology 2016

1601 Main St Ste 201

Richmond, TX 77469

Contact Information

(281) 341-1500

Dr. Amitabh Shukla, MD

Dr. Amitabh Shukla, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Pyramid Life
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Over last 25 years plus, Dr Shukla has treated thousands of patients with caring attitude, compassion, respect, and prompt attention. We strive to provide state of art and up to date treatment plans to suit patient"s individual needs.We listen to the patients and learn from them. Our patient" s dignity and comfort is our topmost priority. Dr Shukla firmly believes in team work and make patient and family members part of the team to determine diagnostic studies and treatment plan tailor made for individual patient, while keeping firm belief in God and power of prayers which has tremendour contribution to patient" s well being.
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Dr. Shukla's Experience

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Dr. Shukla's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Adult Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology, Sleep Medicine and Vascular Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Adult Neurology
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)
  • Vascular Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Confusion
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Sleep Study

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • B J Medical College, Gujarat University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Bj Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Waltham Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Med Center Hospital Vt
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Vt
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shukla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shukla's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shukla to family and friends
2.4
based on 18 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Shukla's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Richmond, TX |
I have been a patient of Dr. Shukl's for many years. I find him and his staff very friendly, supportive and compassionate. I would highly recommend him. He takes the time to listen to you and is not only concerned with the physical aspects of your problems but how they affect you emotionally. He asks me how everything is going with me and is concerned with my happiness and how I am dealing with my problem. He has never suggested having unnecessary tests done. He is an excellent doctor.
in Rosenberg,TX |
I began going to Dr. Shukla after becomingvery ill with shingles which turned into viral meningitis and dealing with the post symptoms. He and his staff have been very helpful, thoughtful and understanding.
in Richmond TX |
Not likely to recommend. The office staff is beyond horrendous. They never call back, mess up the paper work and in general treat patients badly. They act as if you are bothering them when contacted. Save you’re self the misery and find another doctor. You are already sick and don’t need more pain in your life. The doctor itself is good but that does not help with bad front office and bad management, the doctor must be aware of this and chooses to ignore it otherwise he needs to do a better job
Thanks for bringing this to my attention I will discuss these concerns with my staff We did have temporary staff help in May and June which could have caused you inconvenience for which accept my apology and please let me know if I can assist you in future, if you are still not upset about any less than satisfactory experience. I have been practicing Neurology for last 28 years and have been fortunate to earn love and respect from my patients and families over years. Thanks
in Rosenberg, TX |
Shukla diagnosed my Mother 82 yrs. of age. Told her, Hold out your hands. and stated, Looks good, are you taking your meds? Mom states, Yes. After a few minutes more he then asks if she needed a refill. I intervened and said, No and she has not been taking them. He said, No (startled) and asks her to hold out her hands. He then stated, You need some Xrays. You would be AMAZED how Shukla attempts to Cover Up after I went and had 3, other Dr's. Opinions. DISHONEST and DECEITFUL..!!
As respect and courtesy towards my Patient"s privacy , I would not divulge the diagnosis and details of examination.It is obvious that Mr Reyes is very upset about his mother's visit .I take pride in taking care of my patients and remain fully dedicated to my thousands of patients over last 28 years, who come to me and refer their family members,friends, church members and neighbours Because they get respect, caring, compassion and prompt attention from an honest and trustworthy physician.
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  • Aetna
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  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
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  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
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  • Pyramid Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
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    Navigate HMO
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    Options PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Shukla has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
16655 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77479
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Oakbend Medical Center
1705 Jackson St
Richmond, TX 77469
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