Dr. Chaitanya Shah, MD

Dr. Chaitanya Shah, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
52 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Chaitanya Shah, MD is a cardiology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Cyfair Heart and Vascular Center

11307 FM 1960 Rd W Ste 125

Houston, TX 77065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 92% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 90% 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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

82  Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Complications from Heart Procedures
  • Complications from Vascular Devices
  • Complications from Vascular Procedures
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Myocarditis
  • Obesity
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Phlebitis
  • Pleurisy
  • Poor Circulation
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Ventricular Septal Defect


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52  Procedures


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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.


  • Baroda Government Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Genl Med Ssg Hospital and Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Ssg Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Allegheny University Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shah does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shah and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shah's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Shah was always nice and thorough, made me feel at ease. After having several bad times when th stress tests at other places, I dreaded having one there. He did the test himself and It was over before I even knew it had started. It was great!
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My mother went to him today and he didn't even examine her. Even her telling him that she had shortness of breath and her feet swollen . She sent her home saying that he will check her in a week for a clot. That she was probably depressed. My mom was admitted to the hospital Houston northwest with...more
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Dr. Shah was assigned to my husband in 2012 when he was admitted to St Lukes Vintage. We immediately felt Dr Shah truly cared about my husband and the situation. He assured us with his knowledge and excellent bedside manner. He spent all the time we needed with us, we never felt rushed. He became...more
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Dr. is very professional with time to explain, discuss and answer all my questions and concerns. I feel very comfortable having Dr. Shah watching over my heart.
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