Dr. Rutul Shah, MD

Dr. Rutul Shah, MD

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Age 41
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Dr. Rutul Shah, MD is a pulmonologist in Newport News, VA. He graduated from Pramukhswami Medical College and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

860 Omni Blvd Ste 114

Newport News, VA 23606

Contact Information

(757) 234-8770

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • American Progressive Life Insurance/Health Insurance
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • C and O Employee's Hospital Association
  • Chesapeake Life Insurance Co
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 23 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 96% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Shah's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "Rutul Shah, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine, Lung (pulmonary) and Sleep Specialist. He diagnoses and treats patients who suffer from lung (pulmonary) diseases, including COPD, lung cancer, asthma, and other complicated chest conditions. He also provides a full range of care to patients with sleep disorders, including sleep apnea, snoring and other sleep syndromes. His special interests include the effect of appropriate sleep apnea treatment on the outcome of bariatric and other surgical patients. He also offers an evaluation of sleep for commercial drivers and pilots in relation to current FAA regulations. Dr. Shah earned his medical degree from Pramukhswami Medical College in India. He completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at Coney Island Hospital, Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Shah completed a fellowship in pulmonary critical care from SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York and a fellowship in sleep medicine at Lahey Clinic at Burlington, Massachusetts. Dr. Shah specializes in procedures such as endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS), a non-invasive procedure that aids in the diagnosis and ability to effectively treat conditions, including mediastinal lymphadenopathy and lung cancer. He also provides care for chest tube drainage and thoracentesis for pleural effusions. Dr. Shah joined TPMG Lung and Sleep Specialists in Newport News, and along with his partners opened a location in the Harbour View area of Suffolk in March 2017. He welcomes new patients to reserve an appointment with him."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "The physicians of TPMG Lung and Sleep Specialists have extensive training and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary diseases and conditions such as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD, Emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis), asthma (including immunotherapy for allergic and eosinophilic asthma), chronic cough, bronchiectasis, and lung nodules.  The group also has a special interest in the management of pulmonary fibrosis (Interstitial Lung Disease, Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis), Sarcoidosis, Pulmonary Hypertension and Lung Cancer.

Treatment and diagnosis of sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, snoring, narcolepsy, insomnia, and restless leg syndrome are also available.  Depending on the needs of the patient, sleep studies are conducted overnight at the Bon Secours Health Center at Harbour View, or in the comfort of the patient's home with take-home kits provided by the office."

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4  Specialties

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

4  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

69  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Pramukhswami Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Coney Island Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Coney Island Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lahey Hitchcock Clinic, Burlington, Massachusset, Usa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • SUNY Dwnst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
9 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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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 (7)

dr.shah seems very professional and was very informative and explained everything so i could understand.i would recommend him to others.
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The support staff from signing in to lab technicians were courteous, professional and efficient. Dr Shaw was prepared in reviewing my history and works hard to establish and continue a good working relationship with the patient, listening to my concerns and responding to my questions. I certainly...more
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Dr. Shah was very knowledgeable and took the time to address all my questions. also Dr. Shah's staff were very courteous and friendly which made my experience very comfortable. I would highly recommend his services to anyone.
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Dr. Shah seems to be knowledgeable and thorough.
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The first time I saw Dr Shah was when I went in with my adult son seeking a second opinion regarding narcolepsy. I was impressed that he ordered all new test. He was very concerned about my son's condition and was very professional. Then when I needed to be seen for sleep apnea he was still very...more
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