Dr. Shamita Shah, MD

Dr. Shamita Shah, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
42 y/o
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Dr. Shamita Shah, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 18 years. She specializes in gastroenterology.Read her story

Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

Background Check

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Dr. Shah's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Crohn's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Crohn's Disease more than 97% of her peers

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

Inflammatory Bowel Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Inflammatory Bowel Disease more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Shah's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Malnutrition
Manometry
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pouchitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Shah received her medical degree at Louisiana State University Health Science Center in New Orleans. After finishing her General Gastroenterology fellowship at Ochsner, she completed an advanced training program in inflammatory bowel disease at...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2000
    La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School
    2000

Awards

Dr. Shah's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shah

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

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