Dr. Syed Shah, MD

Dr. Syed Shah, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Syed Shah, MD is a family medicine specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Auc in 2006 and specializes in family medicine and sports medicine.Read his story

6918 Gunn Hwy

Tampa, FL 33625

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Shah's Experience

Dr. Shah's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Shah's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "Dr. Shah is a board certified and fellowship trained sports medicine physician who is an expert in treating sports-related injuries. Dr. Shah earned his medical degree from the AUC School of Medicine in Cupecoy, St. Maarten before completing his internship and residency in Family Medicine at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, North Carolina. He then completed his fellowship in Sports Medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dr. Shah provides a comprehensive range of care, from sports medicine for the serious athlete to osteoarthritis treatment and prevention, and he is proud to serve the Brandon and surrounding area communities."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "Work with patients to maintain or improve overall health and wellness. Will focus on the prevention of medical illnesses as well as injuries sustained from sports and physical activity. Will establish individualized medical care plans and encourage patients to take a proactive role in guiding or improving his/her care."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

88  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Injury
  • Arm Disorders
  • Arm Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Back Disorders
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauliflower Ear
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Concussion
  • Contusion
  • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Exercise-Induced Asthma
  • Finger Disorders
  • Finger Injuries
  • Finger Joint Sprain
  • Flat Foot
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Forearm Injuries
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Pain
  • Iliotibial Band Syndrome
  • Knee Injuries
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pulled Muscles
  • Radiculitis
  • Sacroilitis
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprain
  • Strain of Muscle and-or Tendon of Forearm
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Thigh Injuries
  • Thigh Strain
  • Toe Injuries
  • Toe Sprain
  • Trigger Finger
  • Whiplash
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Injuries
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20  Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Decompression
  • Diet Counseling
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Joint Injection
  • Laceration Repair
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Physical Examination
  • Preventive Care
  • Range of Motion Testing
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Steroid Injection
  • Suture Uncomplicated Lacerations
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • X-Ray

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Auc
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • New Hanover Regional Med Center-Unc Chapel Hill
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • New Hanover Regional Med Center-Unc Chapel Hill
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine-Unlv
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Certificate of Commendation-US Senate, 2009-2010
  • Resident of the Year, 2008-2009
  • Senatorial Certificate of Congratulations, 2009-2010
  • Chief Resident, 2008-2009
  • Excellence in Family Medicine, 2008-2009
Media & Publications
  • Journal of Family Practice, Jan 2011
  • Pepid Online, June 2010

Languages Spoken

  • Creole
  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu
  • English

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Dr. Shah is by far the most thorough doctor I have been to. He takes the time to listen and truly cares. I have two teenage boys that also see him and this is the first doctor they have been comfortable and trusting in. No question is ever stupid and he makes the entire visit comfortable. He is...Read More
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Dr Shah is an excellent doctor - he takes the time to listen to everything you need to talk about/he notes everything regarding your visit while you are there on the patient portal. He is a caring doctor-very professional and his staff is very nice too/I wish I had known about him sooner and...Read More
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Nice, polite, caring, informative. Asks great questions.
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