Dr. Kamalesh Shah, MD

Dr. Kamalesh Shah, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Kamalesh Shah, MD is a general surgery specialist in Allentown, PA and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in general surgery and critical care surgery.

LVPG General, Bariatric and Trauma Surgery

1240 S Cedar Crest Blvd Ste 308

Allentown, PA 18103
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Ssg Hospital Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • St Agnes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Cook Co Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

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

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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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

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Shah and his colleague Dr. Dutton performed emergency surgery on a ruptured bowel when I was in the area in Sept 2016. The collegiality of the group and their dedication to excellent patient care stood out for me. I am grateful for their help and highly recommend them for surgical needs.
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Dr. Shah is the most wonderful physician I've ever known. I needed to undergo several surgeries over a period of 6 or 7 years, and during that time I'm certain I received the best surgical care available anywhere. Dr. Shah is not only a skilled and talented surgeon, he's also warm, kind, sincere,...more
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