Is one of the few trained Pediatric Nephrologists in the country. He has been practicing Pediatric Nephrology exclusively for the past 11 years in Hyderabad.
He is a Full-time Chief Consultant Pediatric Nephrologist at Little Stars Children’s Hospital.
Besides evaluating on average 6000 out-patient children annually, he has managed a number of challenging young children with tubular disorders, performed hemodialysis in young children weighing ~10 kg, and performed 16 pediatric kidney transplants.
Dr. Shah had his medical graduate training from KEM hospital, Bombay and completed his postgraduation in Pediatrics from Wadia Children’s Hospital, Bombay in 1993. Subsequently, he went to USA for sub-specialization and completed another 3 years of pediatric residency at University of Connecticut followed by a 4-year Fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas & Southwestern Medical University at Dallas, Texas, USA. He obtained his American Board certification in both Pediatrics and Pediatric Nephrology before returning back to India to practice only pediatric nephrology.
He is a member of Indian Society of Pediatric Nephrology, Indian Academy of Pediatrics, International Pediatric Nephrology Association, and Asian Society of Pediatric Nephrology. His special interest is in renal tubular disorders and has several publications & chapters to his credit.