Dr. Rakesh Shah, MD

Dr. Rakesh Shah, MD

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Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
45 y/o
(3)

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Dr. Rakesh Shah, MD is a pulmonologist in Brandon, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

Sunshine Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine

500 Vonderburg Dr Ste 201

Brandon, FL 33511
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Optimum HealthCare
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • The Great-West Life Assurance Company
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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
Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 100% of his peers

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

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of his peers

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

Sleep Apnea
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Sleep Apnea more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea

Dr. Shah's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Blastomycosis
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Rakesh Shah, MD is a board certified pulmonologist in Brandon, Florida. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Florida. His clinical specialties include Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine and Sleep Medicine. His education and trainin...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital
University of Florida
Fellowship Hospital
University of South Florida / College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Raritan Bay Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Government Medical College-South Gujarat University
Medical School
2000

Languages

  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • English

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5.0

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Shah's Performance
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  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Rakesh Shah, MD
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Dr Shah truly cares....he's got a good bedside manner. Sometimes takes a little to understand that but once you do you will not go anywhere else. Hard to find a Dr who cares. Now I need to listen too all of his recommendations to get even better ?? I'm glad I found him and followed him since then...
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Dr shah is very friendly doctor no waiting long,he listens and gives good information and gives right advice to me I'm setisfay thanks
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Aetna
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Careplus
Cigna
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Humana
Molina Healthcare
Optimum HealthCare
Staywell (Wellcare)
The Great-West Life Assurance Company
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellCare

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