Dr. Vikram Shah, MD

Dr. Vikram Shah, MD

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Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases  ·  
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61 y/o
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Dr. Vikram Shah, MD is a cardiovascular & pulmonary disease specialist in Crystal River, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, pulmonary disease, and more.

Citrus Pulmonary Consultants

5616 W Norvell Bryant Hwy

Crystal River, FL 34429
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shah's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thoracentesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah performs Thoracentesis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Shah performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Sleep Apnea more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Sleep Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking

Dr. Shah's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Alkalosis
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Asbestosis
Asthma
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autoimmune Diseases
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Cough
Emphysema
Empyema
Endocarditis
Fungal Infections
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Influenza (Flu)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Abscess
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Partial Lung Collapse
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Effusion
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Sarcoidosis
Septal Defect
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Syncope
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Tuberculosis
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Viral Infection
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Vikram Shah, MD is a cardiovascular & pulmonary disease specialist in Crystal River, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, pulmonary disease, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Brookdale University Hospital Med Center
Residency Hospital
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
Residency Hospital
University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
Residency Hospital
1992
University of Pittsburgh
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
MP Shah Med Coll, Jamnagar
Medical School
1992
1991
1986
1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Shah's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shah

2.6

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
54.54545454545455%
(6)

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  • Staff friendliness
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This doctor is so utterly unprofessional. Listening, very frustrated, to my father, who has been his patient for over 20 years, over how this doctor manipulates him and keeps him from getting necessary procedures. Will not offer referrals outside the county- will not pre-authorize meds(that he...Read More
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Went on tirade saying I didn't need a procedure that had saved my life because he was not consulted. Told me they wasted resources since he didn't recommend it. Was laying in ICU hooked up to machines praying I would beat the odds. I told him there wasn't enough room for me AND his ego in that...Read More
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He listens to you about your concerns and spends time with you. He is very straight forward with his answers and easy to talk to. I've been dealing with this same problem for months with another dr and he ordered tast to be done yesterday and got a diagnosis and recommend for treatment quickly..
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
EBS-RMSCO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
Tampa Bay CoreNet
MagnaCare
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medicare
Medico
MultiPlan
National Elevator
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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