Dr. Biren Shah, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 50

17901 Governors Hwy
Homewood, IL 60430
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Dr. Shah's Experience

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Dr. Shah's Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Hospital Quality

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Advocate South Suburban Hospital
17800 Kedzie Ave
Hazel Crest, IL 60429
Ingalls Memorial Hospital
1 Ingalls Dr
Harvey, IL 60426

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17901 Governors Hwy
Homewood, IL 60430
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    Dr. Shah's Experience

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Cholesterol Screening
    • Colpopexy
    • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
    • Colposcopy
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
    • Gonorrhea Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
    • Osteoporosis Screening
    • Pap Smear
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
    • Thyroid Screening
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
    • Vaginal Surgery
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breast Diseases
    • Cancer
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Mastodynia
    • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Trichomoniasis
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
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    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vulvar Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Shah

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Goa Medical College, Goa University
    Graduated in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shah & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Shah's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Shah has admitting privileges:

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    • Advocate South Suburban Hospital

    • Ingalls Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shah

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.5
    • 15 responses

    4.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

    15 responses

    Dr. Shah's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Shah

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.6 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.6 out of 5

    15 responses

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    Office Locations

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    17901 Governors Hwy
    Homewood, IL 60430
    (708) 799-6450 (Office)
    (708) 799-6560 (Fax)
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