Dr. Samir Shah, MD

Dr. Samir Shah, MD

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Dr. Samir Shah, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Elmhurst, IL and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 2005 and specializes in plastic surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.Read his story

1200 S York St Ste 3200

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
high
more than 88% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
high
more than 87% of peers
Hand Fracture
high
more than 87% 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.

Dr. Shah's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "The most important aspect is to build a trusting relationship with my patients and provide honest treatment advice. It's a partnership that we enter together and I want to make sure their journey through their treatment course goes smoothly. I have a diverse practice which includes reconstructive surgery which primarily focuses on hand and skin cancer. In addition, I treat patients with aesthetic concerns and can provide multiple options for rejuventation."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "The most important aspect is to build a trusting relationship with my patients and provide honest treatment advice. It's a partnership that we enter together and I want to make sure their journey through their treatment course goes smoothly."

3  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Liposuction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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 Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Loyola Foster McGaw Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Loyola Foster McGaw Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Stony Brook U Hosp & Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shah's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
30 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

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

    Under 10 minutes
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Patient Comments (13)

I've had a couple hand surgeries with Dr. Shah. I couldn't be more happy with the outcome, but especially the care. Dr Shah and staff have been extremely kind, considerate and professional. You've certainly earned my trust! Thank you to all!
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Turned a bad situation into a positive experience. Explained everything so it was easily understandable. Friendly yet professional.
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I was a patient of Dr. Shah's when I broke my finger at work. He is by far my favorite Doctor of all time. I wish he was a family practitioner so that my family could benefit from his expertise. He is really easy to talk to, and listens to what you have to say. With Dr. Shah's expertise I now...more
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He cured my ailing wrist, Ill keep him on the short list of Dr.s for my family. My golfing friends already know who he is.
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Dr. Shah is an Amazing Doctor.... Can't say enough on the Wonderful Medical Attention I received from him and his Staff. He has a Wonderful Personality & always took the time to explain everything being done. My finger is looking better by the day ..... Thanks to Dr. Shah and his Excellent ...more
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