Dr. Rakesh Shah, MD is a neurology specialist in New Port Richey, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in neurology.


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(727) 755-5665

Dr. Shah accepts the following insurance:

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Beech Street (Multiplan)
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Humana
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shah's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Thrombosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Brain Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Shah's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Balance Testing
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Head Trauma
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Physical Therapy
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Care Philosophy

We take pride in partnership between our patients and our Doctors to meet their Health care needs. We take pride in trust, understanding & compassion in treating each of our patients. We are focus on understanding our patients healthcare need & their treatment. Our patients are our #1 priority & making sure all their needs are met with compassion.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

Howard University
Fellowship Hospital
Howard University
Residency Hospital
VA Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1990
BJ Medical College
Medical School
1990

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Shah's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shah

2.1

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
21.428571428571427%
(3)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
1 Star
64.28571428571429%
(9)

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Average Reported Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Shah's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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The staff nurse was rude and inconsiderate. Was rescheduled for an earlier time but waited for more than and hour to be taken to an exam room and then waited an additional 15-20 mins for the dr
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The office never does what it suppose to, they do not return calls they are rude and would rather sit and talk about their nails then help anyone. I have been trying to get things handled for a good bit of time with no help from them. if you choose this office good luck
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Sincere, passionate and caring
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