Dr. Sabah Shah, MD

Dr. Sabah Shah, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 33
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Dr. Sabah Shah, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Albany Med Coll in 2010 and specializes in ophthalmology.

550 1st Ave

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

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)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinal Neovascularization
very high
more than 99% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 96% of peers
Macular Edema
very high
more than 96% 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

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shah does not have any board certifications listed.

35  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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10  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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 2010

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

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
12 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

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)

Timely, no nonsense, intelligent and an excellent bedside manner. Clearly she knows her specialty and i would highly recommend her not only for retina issues but any type of eye problems. she knows her stuff!
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I have glacouma however I saw Dr. Shah for a comprehensive review of multiple problems. She was very well versed multiple complications of my eye I felt that I had one of the best overall discussions on how the issues I have all work together or in my case all may complicate my problems if not...more
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I had a partially detached retina - although I have visited this medical group I had never seen Dr. Shah. She was clear in communicating to me the problem, the solution and my follow up care. I felt very comfortable in her hands. Most of all she did an excellent Jon in repairing my retina and...more
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An excellent physician. I have nodular uveitis. My previous ophthalmologist tried treating it without any substantial outcome, so I switched physicians. Dr. Shah started me with high dose of steroids which she tapered as she started Methotrexate. Result: Uveitis is substantially subdued, my...more
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very Knowledgeable,Excellent,Caring Surgeon.
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