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 graduated from Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda in 1980 and specializes in general surgery and critical care surgery.

LVPG General and Trauma Surgery-1240 Cedar Crest

1240 S Cedar Crest Blvd Ste 308

Allentown, PA 18103
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Accepted insurance

  • 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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Dr. Shah's Experience

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Dr. Shah's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery, General Surgery and Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
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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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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)

in Janesville, WI |
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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in Carlsbad, CA |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shah accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shah has admitting privileges

Lehigh Valley Hospital - 17th Street
1627 Chew St
Allentown, PA 18102
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Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest
1200 S Cedar Crest Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
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Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg
2545 Schoenersville Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18017
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