Dr. Melissa Shah, MD

Dr. Melissa Shah, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
(13)
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Dr. Melissa Shah, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Kingston, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Albany Med Coll in 2005 and specializes in vascular surgery.

117 Marys Ave Ste 202

Kingston, NY 12401

Contact Information

(845) 338-1992

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 99% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shah does not have any board certifications listed.

38  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shah has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shah's Reviews

1.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
13 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Shah's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I rarely have seen such an arrogant doctor. Dr. Shah does not know how to talk to or how to relate to patients and people. She is extremely rude with no bedside manners. She should not be allowed to practice. We are definitely NOT going back to see her.
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My husband and I found Dr. Shah arrogant, curt, and without compassion. We would never see her again.
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My mother is in liver & kidney failure so we know time is limited. Dr. Shah was brought in to put in a catheter so she could start dialysis, she was extremely rude & arrogant. All Mom complained about after was how she hurt her. My sister who is here from CA & has been a nurse for 30 yrs & has done...more
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She harm my mother. my mother past away due to the damage surgery she performed on my mother and she lost her ability to walk and no blood flow to her leg and foot which lead to infection and sepsis. Stay away from this witch! Rude yells at her patience has no compassion for those in pain. I wish...more
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As a patient of the Vascular Group, I have met Dr. Melissa Shah before, and was aware of her seemingly curt manner; she is not the David Letterman or Jay Leno of surgery. I observed, first hand, thinking that she might not have been listening to my surgical concerns, when in fact she was, as...more
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