Dr. Harshit Shah, MD

Dr. Harshit Shah, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 33
(1)
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Dr. Harshit Shah, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Bakersfield, CA. He is 33 years old and has been practicing for 16 years. Read his story

6401 Truxtun Ave # A1

Bakersfield, CA 93309

Contact Information

(661) 868-6480

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • 7 More

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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more than 73% of peers
Female Infertility
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more than 70% of peers
Thyroid Cyst
normal
more than 58% of peers

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Dr. Shah's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "HARSHIT SHAH MD, FACP, CCD, DABIM Dr. Shah moved to the USA after medical schooling to pursue post graduation. He completed his Residency in Internal Medicine at Loma Linda University, CA and a Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at University of Florida, Jacksonville. He also served as a Quality Improvement Chief resident at VA hospital, Loma Linda. He has contributed to a wide range of publications and participated in many research projects. His monograph for Thyroid Function testing was published in BMJ Point of Care. He presented multiple abstracts at various regional and national meetings, including winning a clinical vignette competition at ACP. He continues to practice, lecture and teach as a Consultant Endocrinologist and Assistant Clinical Professor at UCLA-Kern Medical. He is a Diplomate of The American Board of Internal Medicine (DABIM) with Dual Board Certification in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology. He is also a Certified Clinical Densitometrist (CCD), a professional designation awarded to clinicians who meet specified knowledge requirements measured through a standardized testing process for the interpretation of bone densitometry. Dr. Shah has been awarded the Fellowship of The American College of Physicians (FACP), a mark of esteem from colleagues who recognize accomplishments and achievements over and above the practice of medicine. He is an active member of The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, The Endocrine Society & The International Society of Clinical Densitometry. He manages Diabetes, Thyroid, Adrenal, Pituitary, Bone and Male Reproductive disorders but his clinical areas of interests are Thyroid Cancer, Osteoporosis and Type 1 Diabetes. He has expertise in Insulin pumps and Thyroid Biopsies."

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Pramukh Swami Medical College Karamsad
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Loma Linda University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Loma Linda University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of Florida-Jacksonville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
5.0
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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
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shah accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Shah has admitting privileges

Kern Medical Center
1700 Mount Vernon Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93306
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