Dr. Prerak Shah, MD

Dr. Prerak Shah, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Prerak Shah, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in North Andover, MA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1996 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and sleep medicine.

198 Massachusetts Ave Ste 103

North Andover, MA 01845

Contact Information

(978) 685-7550

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "New England ENT & Facial Plastic Surgery is a group of Board Certified Otolaryngologists who offer comprehensive, specialized care in the field of ear, nose and throat disorders in all age groups, ranging from infants and children, to adults and senior citizens. Dr. Shah specializes in surgical procedures of the head and neck and is on staff at the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary and is a Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School."
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Sleep Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Parotidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • University of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Tufts University/St. Elizabeth's Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Northwestern University-Children's Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Tufts Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Tufts University School of Medicine Award in Education, 1999
  • Junior Honors Medical 7-year BS/MD Program, 1996
  • Guillermo Perez Scholarship Award, 1996
Media & Publications
  • Wheezing in children: Anatomic defects and extraluminal compression., June 1999
  • Recovery from rhinocerebral mucormycosis with carotid artery occlusion: a pediatric case and review of the literature, Jan 1997
  • The Surgical Management of Nasoglabellar Dermoids in the Pediatric Patient, May 2001

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shah does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shah and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
4.7
based on 20 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
  • 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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

in Dracut, Massachusetts
Excellent Doctor, he care for his patients
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in Massachusetts
Dr Shah is amazing! All I can say is he was my 5th ENT, years of not breathing out of my nose. I was told be every other ent it's was allergies here's another nasal spray. In 5 minutes saw the deviated septum and he looked at my ct and mri then we booked my surgery! Everything went well and he even...more
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in Haverhill, MA
Awesome doctor
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in Methuen, MA
Dr. SHAH is personable and professional. He explains his findings and why he made his course of care decisions to you. I feel that he is trustworthy which is a quality I look for in a surgeon. I feel completely comfortable with his conclusions and am happy to have found him to be the doctor I...more
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in Lawrence , MA
So far so good... Dr. Shah , is so patient , kind and professional. As a ENT Doctor one of the best around. Come out of surgery perfectly fine, with little to no pain and everything is going great . Would recommend to anyone and everyone. Thank you very much Dr. Shah for all you do.
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