Dr. Mahendra Shah, MD

Dr. Mahendra Shah, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Mahendra Shah, MD is a hematology specialist in Hammond, IN and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda in 1970 and specializes in hematology, medical oncology, and more.

5500 Hohman Ave Ste 2F

Hammond, IN 46320

Contact Information

(219) 932-9766

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Larynx Conditions
more than 82% of peers
Laryngeal Cancer
more than 80% of peers
Head and Neck Cancer
more than 77% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  Conditions Treated


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3  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Medical College Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Little Co Mary Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Cook Co Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Rush Presbyn St Lukes Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 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

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I did not see him in his office. I was admitted to the ER and he was put on my case. I have a rare blood disorder and was being treated at another hospital for that disorder. He argued with me numerous times about why he was the better doctor to take care of me. He also tried ordering tests that I...more
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