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About Dr.Shah

PHILOSOPHY:

“My goal is to provide exceptional personalized service using state-of-the-art techniques to get you back in the game, whether your arena is sports, work, home, or recreation.”

 

BIOGRAPHY:

Dr. Shah has worked with athletes at the recreational, high school, collegiate and professional levels throughout his career and is expertly trained in the art of sports medicine by some of the most renowned and well-respected orthopedic surgeons in the country. Using advanced techniques perfected in the sports medicine arena, Dr. Shah is accustomed to treating fractures, arthritic conditions, and common musculoskeletal conditions and injuries that afflict individuals of all ages and in all walks of life. Understanding that many such conditions can be treated with non-operative means involving physical therapy, bracing, medications, or activity modification, Dr. Shah can guide patients through non-operative and operative solutions and offer surgical treatment when appropriate. He is a faculty member in the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Department of Orthopedic Surgery and part of the IRONMAN Sports Medicine Institute.

Dr. Shah resides in Sugar Land with his wife, Vee, and children Shaylan and Simran. He is a dedicated family man who remains athletically active and also enjoys traveling and fishing in his spare time. He is excited to be practicing in the community in which he was raised.

 

PROCEDURES AND SPECIALTIES:

Dr. Shah provides comprehensive orthopedic care, including:

  • Arthroscopic Knee, Shoulder, Elbow, Hip and Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Treatment of Labral Tears of the Hip and Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI)
  • Rotator Cuff Repair of the Shoulder
  • Labrum Repair of the Shoulder (SLAP, Bankart, Reverse Bankart)
  • Treatment of Shoulder Instability and Dislocations of the Shoulder
  • Ligament Reconstruction of the Knee (ACL, PCL, LCL, MCL)
  • Pediatric ACL Reconstruction
  • Revision ACL Reconstruction
  • Meniscus Repair of the Knee
  • Cartilage Restoration Techniques (Cartilage Transplant, OATS, Microfracture)
  • Ankle Instability and Treatment of Acute and Chronic Ankle Sprains
  • Elbow and Shoulder Conditions in the Throwing Athlete
  • Open and Arthroscopic Elbow Surgery
  • Open and Arthroscopic Treatment of Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • UCL Reconstruction of the Elbow (Tommy John procedure)
  • Comprehensive Fracture Management of the Extremities
  • Partial and Total Knee Replacement
  • Partial and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Total and Partial Hip Replacements
  • Joint Resurfacing Procedures
  • Endoscopic and Open Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Operative and Non-operative management of tendonitis, arthritis, sprains, strains, injuries and fractures

 

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS AND EDUCATION:

Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery- UT Health Science Center Houston

Memorial Hermann Ironman Sports Medicine Institute Affiliated Physician

Board Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Orthopedic Surgery Sports Medicine Fellowship
American Sports Medicine Institute – Birmingham, Alabama

Orthopedic Surgery Residency
University of Texas Health Science Center – Houston, Texas

Medical Degree
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School – Dallas, Texas

Bachelor of Business Administration with High Honors
Business Honors and Finance, University of Texas – Austin, Texas

Professional Societies
Member-American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
Member- American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons­­
Member-Arthroscopy Association of North America

 

TEAM COVERAGE

Sugar Land Skeeters, Orthopedic Team Physician

Houston Baptist University- Head Team Physician

Dr. Shah sees athletes from multiple schools in the Fort Bend, Katy, Lamar, Alief, Houston, and surrounding school districts.